Stunning collection of rare trees and shrubs. With over 300 years of tree planting, Dawyck is a world-famous arboretum with mature specimens of Chinese conifers, Japanese maples, Brewer's spruce, the unique Dawyck beech and Sequoiadendrons from North America which are over 45 metres tall. Bold herbaceous plantings run along the burn. Range of trails and walks. Fabulous autumn colours.
Eight miles southwest of Peebles on B712.
Sunday 8 October 10:00am - 5:00pm
£6.50, concessions £5.50, children u16 free (includes donation to garden, for prices without donation check rbge.org.uk).
Donation to SG Beneficiaries
National Plant Collection ®: Larix and Tsuga.
Open for the Snowdrop Festival 1st February - 13 March. A range of trails and walks are on offer. Visit the new hydro-electric scheme at the Scrape Burn. Lunches and teas using local produce are available in the cafe overlooking scenic woodland. Open February to November, see website for details.
A Regional Garden of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Call 01721 760 254