The Botanics After Dark

It’s a very special feeling, entering Edinburgh’s Botanic Gardens at night; a mix of being encouraged to do something out of the ordinary, plus the anticipation of an unusual sensory experience.

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November Gardens

November sparks and signifies the end of autumn where the colour bonanza of falling leaves creates one of the last chores to be done in the Lothian garden.

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October Fest

We’re nearing the end of the growing season with a glorious burst of colour before most gardens will look tired and ready for hibernation.

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September Charms

Well, folks, as the daylight shortens, sadly it is almost the end of the growing season for us in the Lothians. I hope you have already planted any new acquisitions as they need these a couple of months to develop strong roots before winter sets in.

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Kevock Goes To Chelsea…

Kevock Garden Plants,  a specialist nursery in Lasswade, is celebrating a Gold Medal (with full points) at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

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Gardening Scotland 2017 – Win Tickets!

Scotland’s garden festival, Gardening Scotland,  takes place from Friday 2nd June to Sunday 4th June 2017 at the Royal Highland Showground, Ingliston.

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