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Armadale Castle, Gardens & Museum of the Isles

Rhododendron Displays at Armadale Castle Gardens

April 1st, 2018 - May 31st, 2018

Experience colourful displays of rhododendrons and azaleas within the tranquil gardens of Armadale Castle in south Skye, former seat of the Macdonalds of Sleat. The mild climate created by the Gulf Stream sea-current and the sheltered aspect of the gardens make the gardens a floral paradise, where these magnificent blooms thrive. South Skye's Sleat Peninsular, where the castle is situated, is known as the 'Garden of Skye'. Set around the romantic castle ruins, there are 40 acres of historic garden to explore, with terrace walks, ponds, herbaceous borders and woodland as well as the rhododendr

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Mount Stuart

SCOTTISH RHODODENDRON FESTIVAL

April 1st, 2018 - May 31st, 2018

Mount Stuart is an amazing tapestry of history and landscapes. From the early 18th century laying out to today, successive generations of the Crichton-Stuart family have left their horticultural mark. Early planted avenues, carpeted daffodil walks and large banks are planted with early hybrid and species Rhododendrons, many towering to champion sizes. The Rock Garden has a fine Asiatic collection of Magnolias, Rhododendrons and other rare shrubs and perennials.

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Logan Botanic Garden

Port Logan Beach Clean Free

May 30th, 2018 - May 30th, 2018

Join Logan Botanic Garden and RSPB staff on a beach clean at Port Logan. Help to clear up the beach and prevent rubbish from washing into the ocean, damaging marine wildlife. Meet at Port Logan village hall. Bring gloves and litter picks if you have them. Bin bags will be provided. Thank you!

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Dawyck Botanic Garden

Spring Bring and Buy Plant Sale Free

May 27th, 2018 - May 27th, 2018

Come and buy new plants for your garden. You are also welcome to donate plants from your own garden to the sale. Please can you label them if possible? The event is organised by Friends of Dawyck and money raised will halp fund the work of the Garden.

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Cambo Gardens

Wild Garlic and Allium Sketchwalk

May 27th, 2018 - May 27th, 2018

Join local artist Judith Heald and walk around the estate sketching the wild garlic and alliums .

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Armadale Castle, Gardens & Museum of the Isles

Gala Weekend

May 26th, 2018 - May 27th, 2018

The magnificent sweeping lawns of Armadale Castle provide the perfect set for a fun-filled activity weekend. For garden-lovers there will be plant stalls, garden tours, trails and the chance to meet the gardens team and contribute ideas. Activities for all the family including bouncy castles, Segway rides, children's crafts and aerialist performances and workshops. BBQ by Gasta at Armadale Castle and licensed bar.

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Dawyck Botanic Garden

Early Morning Bird Walks Free

May 26th, 2018 - May 26th, 2018

Join us for one of our Saturday early morning bird walks. Come and see how many species you can spot at Dawyck. Don't forget to bring your binoculars.

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Cambo Gardens

Family Adventure Club

May 26th, 2018 - May 26th, 2018

Family Adventure Club. FREE.

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Cambo Gardens

Kids Only Adventure Club

May 26th, 2018 - May 26th, 2018

Kids only adventure club. £4 per child.

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Ardkinglas Estate, Glorious Gardens of Argyll

Rhododendron Festival 2019 – Ladies Garden at Ardkinglas Estate

May 10th, 2019 - May 25th, 2018

Date to be confirmed
Visit the normally private Ladies Garden at Ardkinglas Estate at Cairndow to view the flowering of the Ghent and Rustica flore pleno Azaleas.

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