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Benmore Botanic Garden

Scottish Rhododendron Festival

April 1st, 2018 - May 31st, 2018

Enjoy a wonderful walk around Benmore's internationally renowned Rhododendron collection. The Scottish Rhododendron Festival is organised by Discover Scottish Gardens and supported by VisitScotland. Why not make the most of your visit and join a tour? Walking tours take place every Tuesday and Sunday, 2pm. Alternatively, you can hop on board the Benmore Explorer every Wednesday and Thursday, 2pm. To book the explorer please call 01369706261 or email [email protected]

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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Daily Garden Walks

April 1st, 2018 - October 31st, 2018

Celebrate the seasons and join our expert Garden Guides on a tour of the Garden. Discover seasonal highlights, hidden treasures and talks of the intrepid adventures behind the plants on display. Walks take place at 11am and 2pm every day.

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Dawyck Botanic Garden

Scottish Rhododendron Festival

April 1st, 2018 - May 31st, 2018

Enjoy a walk around Dawyck's unique and spectacular rhododendron display, part of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh's world-leading collection. The Scrape Glen and Rhododendron Walk are in colour from April onwards.

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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Me & My Bee

April 8th, 2018 - May 11th, 2018

Our fuzzy little friends need our help to survive. ThisEgg's new family comedy, featuring live music, is a political party, disguised as a party party, disguised as a show, that invites you to save the world, one bee at a time. Plant the seed for change and join the bee party!

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Benmore Botanic Garden

Scottish Rhododendron Festival: Rhododendron Walk and Workshop with David Chamberlain

April 24th, 2018 - April 24th, 2018

Join David Chamberlain, internationally-respected authority on rhododendrons, for a walk around Benmore Botanic Garden and a workshop in rhe Courtyard Gallery. Meet at the covered notice board just past the cafe.

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Cambo Gardens

DSWA Dry Stone Walling Course Free

April 28th, 2018 - April 29th, 2018

Dyking Courses
A two-day course over a Sat & Sun that will give you a good insight into the rural craft of dyking and help re-instate the walls around Cambo House and Gardens in Kingsbarns, Fife.
Courses are 28/28 Apr + 29/30 Sep 18.
All tools are provided; and a hearty lunch in the café will give you the energy to carry on in the afternoon! A qualified DSWA Instructor will take you through all the stages of walling during the course.
More details:
[email protected]
For bookings:
[email protected]

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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Spring Festival Free

April 28th, 2018 - April 29th, 2018

Come and join in with the Edible Gardening Project as we get started in the vegetable patch for another year. Be inspired by nature and learn all about gardening in an environmentally friendly way.With information for budding gardeners, fun family friendly activities and fresh garden tasters.

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Dawyck Botanic Garden

Early Morning Bird Walks Free

April 28th, 2018 - April 28th, 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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Glenwhan Gardens & Arboretum

Rhododendron Festival Guided Tour at Glenwhan Gardens

April 29th, 2018 - April 29th, 2018

Come and join a Guided Tour with the Owner and Creator of the lovely Glenwhan Gardens.

Tessa will guide you round her garden at Glenwhan and explain you how she began from bare moorland 45 years ago to create what is now a beautiful 12 acre garden containing many Rhododendrons, from the hardy hybrids, planted in the early days when the garden was first started, through to the native species, needing more shelter.

Many of these plants have been collected in the wild and grown from seed. The ph 4.5 together with the high rainfall is particularly suitable to grow the Genus.

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Logan Botanic Garden

Flora of Northern Vietnam Exhibition

May 1st, 2018 - July 31st, 2018

Come along to the Logan Botanic Garden Studio and see a fantastic selection of photographs following the Curator's recent plant exploration trip to Vietnam.

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