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Scottish Tree Festival: – Study of Trees at Glenwhan Gardens & Arboretum

October 2nd, 2018 - October 13th, 2018

Come and be wowed by Glenwhan’s autumnal colour! Tessa Knott, the owner and creator of the gardens, will give you a personal guided tour around the many beautiful trees here at Glenwhan. We have over 200 types of trees, some very special cultivars such as Metasequoia glypteroides, Embothriums, Acers, Conifers in variety, as well many unusual Oaks, Sorbus, and Betulas. Glenwhan was selected by Homes and Antiques for their list of top 10 best Arboretums in the UK. The tour will include coffee on arrival and a delicious home-made lunch using produce from the garden.

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Scottish Tree Festival: – Brodie Tree Festival

October 13th, 2018 - October 13th, 2018

We have a wide range of activities happening throughout the day – from guided tours through the woodland, tree planting, green wood carving, tree service demonstrations, seed collecting, paper pot making and planting, make your own bird feeders, tree bark rubbings and leaf printing – face painting too, and much more! Team Brodie are ready and waiting to welcome you to find out more about the importance of the magnificent trees on the estate and give you the opportunity for ‘hands on’ activities. Brodie Estate has a wealth of wonderful trees and acres of beautiful woodland where visitors can walk and explore.

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Cambo Gardens

Scottish tree festival-Cambo gardens-Woodland walk and talk.

October 12th, 2018 - October 12th, 2018

A walk and talk through Cambo Den full of facts,fun and nature spotting with Ian from the Woodland trust.

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Cambo Gardens

Scottish tree festival-The annual Cambo apple gala.

October 10th, 2018 - October 10th, 2018

Apple pressing,apple tours,toffee apples,apple printing.Celebrate the birthday of the stables with us and lots and lots of apples.

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Logan Botanic Garden

Guided Walk: Early Autumn Shades

October 9th, 2018 - October 9th, 2018

Enjoy an autumnal walk with one of the horticultural team.

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Cambo Gardens

Scottish tree festival-Tree Treasure Trail

October 8th, 2018 - October 8th, 2018

Meet at 1 pm for a hunt through the woods and a mystery prize organised by Kingsbarns community council.

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Scone Palace

Scottish Tree Festival

October 7th, 2018 - October 7th, 2018

Our head gardener Brian Cunningham will focus on the heritage of our tree collection including the Douglas Fir and David Douglas’ connection to Scone Palace, the Victorian Pinetum containing many exotic conifers and the design layout of the gardens. Along the way, he will point out the many trees which have been planted by royalty and visiting dignitaries over the years.  The tour will also include the new development within the walled garden where our gardeners have been busy planting an orchard.

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Scottish Tree Festival: – Ancient Trees at Castle Fraser

September 22nd, 2018 - October 7th, 2018

See the incredible ancient trees at Castle Fraser, including the Scotland's Tree of the Year-nominated holly, which is thought to be as advanced in years as the centuries-old castle itself. Other highlights include our many old sycamores of great character that form part of the Thomas White-designed landscape, as well as the very mature beech trees that look magnificent in their autumn colours.

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Dawyck Botanic Garden

Scottish Tree Festival Autumn Guided Walk

October 7th, 2018 - October 7th, 2018

Enjoy an autumn tour of Dawyck with a Guide and discover more about the Garden's stunning tree collection as well as relishing glorious autumn colour. The Garden will be open under Scotland's Gardens Scheme on this date with a donation to SG beneficiaries. Free with Garden admission.

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Cambo Gardens

Scottish tree festival-Babes in the woods

October 3rd, 2018 - October 3rd, 2018

Tree climbing for little legs,buggy and sling walks and activities inspired by our trees and their autumn leaves.Ends with a cuppa and cake in Nosebag cafe.

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