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Benmore Botanic Garden

Scottish Rhododendron Festival: Rhododendron Photo Walk

May 3rd, 2018 - May 3rd, 2018

Join members of Cowal Camera Club on a seasonal photography workshop as we explore Benmore. Learn how to best capture the landscape, garden features and our magnificent Rhododendron collection. A truly inspiring place to learn new photography skills. Meet at the covered notice board just past the cafe.

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Logan Botanic Garden

A Celebration of Michael Wickenden Exhibition

March 1st, 2018 - April 30th, 2018

A fabulous exhibition in Logan Botanic Garden's Studio as a tribute to the work of this great planthunter and his development of Cally Gardens. It focuses on a selection of his expeditions and includes many fine photographs of plants, landscapes and people.

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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.
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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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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

Colour Me Botanical, an exhibition by Sharon Griggs Free

March 1st, 2018 - April 29th, 2018

Don't miss this inspiring exhibition of work by Scottish botanical artist Sharon Griggs. Sharon uses the medium of professional coloured pencil to create very detailed work inspired by nature.

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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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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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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Your Botanics – An Open Evening

April 18th, 2018 - April 18th, 2018

The flowering of out titan arum, fondly called "New Reekie", was spectacular. The Open Evening will present developments and discoveries since the blooming. Come along and hear about work to secure the future of this plant in its native Indonesia, and find out how some of the incredible film footage of the flowering was captured. This is a free event but please book in advance at www.thebotanics.eventbrite.co.uk

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Logan Botanic Garden

Logan Members’ AGM & South Africa Talk

April 17th, 2018 - April 17th, 2018

Come along and meeting the membership team whether already a member or you wish to join Logan Botanic Garden and see what exciting plans are on the horizon. The meeting will be followed by an illustrated talk on the flowers and gardens of South Africa by Richard Baines, Curator, following his recent tour.

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