Fife Spring TrailVarious locations across Fife KY
The Fife Gardeners
Directions: Directions to each garden will be provided with the tickets.
Dundonnell HouseLittle Loch Broom, Wester Ross IV23 2QW
Champion Trees: Yew and Holly
Directions: Turn off the A835 at Braemore on to the A832. After 11 miles take the Badralloch turn for a half mile.
Maolachy's GardenLochavich, by Taynuilt PA35 1HJ
Directions: Ignore SatNav. A816 to Kilmelford. Turn uphill between shop and church, signposted Lochavich 6, steep and twisty road with hairpin bend shortly after leaving village, check for passing places. Maolachy Drive is four miles from village. Cross three county cattle grids; after the third Ignore the foresty tracks to left and right. Continue downhill towards Loch Avich, and Maolachy is up on the left, first house after Kilmelford.
Megginch CastleErrol PH2 7SW
Mr Giles Herdman and The Hon Mrs Drummond-Herdman of Megginch
National Plant Collection: Scottish cider apples, Scottish Heritage apples and pears
Champion Trees: Acer palmatum
Directions: Ten miles from Perth and Dundee directly off the A90, Perth-bound carriageway, 600 yards after the Errol/ Rait flyover, on the left hand side, 300 yards after Beware Pedestrians Crossing sign.
10 Stuart AvenueArdersier, Inverness IV2 7SA
Mr and Mrs Kevin Reid
Directions: From Inverness or Nairn take the A96, then the B9039 to Ardesier. After the 30mph sign turn right to Nairn, then first left into Reaybank Road and left again. Limited parking in Stuart Avenue, more in adjoining streets.
SGS Kilmacolm Plant Saleoutside Kilmacolm Library, Kilmacolm PA13 4LE
Scotland's Garden Scheme Renfrewshire Committee
Directions: The plant sale will be held at the Cross outside the Library and Cargill centre. Accessible by McGill Buses.
The Tower1 Northview Terrace, Wormit DD6 8PP
Peter and Angela Davey
Directions: From B946 park on Naughton Road outside Spar shop and walk up path on left following signs.
Knock NewhouseLochgair PA31 8RZ
Mr and Mrs Hew Service
Directions: On the A83. The house is not visible from the road. From Lochgilphead, half-a-mile south of Lochgair Hotel and on the left-hand side of the road, and from Inveraray on the right side of the road half a mile after the Lochgair Hotel; the drive opening is marked and enters the woods.
41 Hermitage GardensEdinburgh EH10 6AZ
Dr and Mrs Tony Toft
Directions: Buses 5, 11, 15, 16, 23.
Westhall CastleOyne, Inverurie AB52 6RW
Mr Gavin Farquhar and Mrs Pam Burney
Directions: Marked from the A96 at Old Rayne and from Oyne Village.
Benmore Botanic GardenBenmore, Dunoon PA23 8QU
A Regional Garden of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
National Plant Collection: Abies, South American Temperate Conifers, Picea
Directions: Seven miles north of Dunoon or 22 miles south from Glen Kinglass below Rest and Be Thankful pass. On A815. Bus service is limited.
Dumfries Station GardenDumfries Railway Station, Lovers Walk, Dumfries DG1 1LT
South West Railway Adopters Garden Group (Louis Wall)
Directions: The garden is located on both sides of the station platform at Dumfries Station on Lovers Walk in Dumfries. Most buses stop directly at the station, which is about a ten-minute walk from the town centre. There is ample parking spaces.
The Steading at ClunieNewmill of Kinloch, Clunie, Blairgowrie PH10 6SG
Jean and Dave Trudgill
Directions: Three miles west of Blairgowrie on the A923. About 600 yards after the Kinloch Hotel in the direction of Dunkeld take the track on the left, just after a mobile phone mast and a breeze-block wall. There is parking for ten vehicles on a paved area, and ample parking in a neighbour’s field, provided the ground is not soft.
Glenarn Plant SaleGlenarn Road, Rhu G84 8LL
Michael and Sue Thornley
Directions: On the A814, two miles north of Helensburgh, up Pier Road. Cars to be left at the gate unless passengers are infirm.
Merrylee Spring Plant SaleMerrylee Plots, Quadrant Road, Newlands, Glasgow G43 2QQ
Merrylee Plotholders Association
Directions: From Glasgow, follow the M8 west, joining the M77, leave at Junction 2, turning left onto Barrhead Road. Follow for two and a half miles via Nether Auldhouse Road. Turning left onto Langside Drive. Merrylee is on the right at Quadrant Road. By Rail from Glasgow Central, Scotrail trains to Newton. Alight at Langside Station. and it's about ½ mile (eight mins by foot). Merrylee is on the left at Quadrant Road. By Bus from Glasgow City Centre, towards First Bus to Crookfur. Nos 38, 38b, 38c, 38e to Calderwood Road (Id:45243628). Walking south on Kilmarnock Road, left onto Merrylee Road. and along Langside Drive go in on the left. (Ten minute walk).
Kames BayKilmelford PA34 4XA
Directions: On the A816 Oban to Lochgilphead road opposite. Kames Bay and the fish farm. Two and a half miles south of Kilmelford and two-and-a-half miles north of Arduaine.
Dr Neil's GardenDuddingston Village EH15 3PX
Dr Neil's Garden Trust
Directions: Park at kirk car park on Duddingston Road West and then follow signposts through the manse garden.
Crawick MultiverseCrawick, Sanquhar DG4 6ET
Directions: From Sanquhar, head to Kirkconnel, turn right on the B740 Crawfordjohn, as you travel on the B740 after 250 yards you will pass under a viaduct (rail bridge) take the second exit on the left approximately 100 yards past the viaduct. See website for more details.
Portrack, The Garden of Cosmic SpeculationHolywood DG2 0RW
Directions: Holywood is one and a half miles off A76, five miles north of Dumfries.
Cloanby Auchterarder PH3 1PP
Directions: From A823, just south of A9, follow small road heading north east, signposted Duchally. Continue for approximately two and a half miles, turn right at sign Coulshill. Continue just under half a mile. Entrance through stone pillars on right.
Fingask CastleRait PH2 7SA
Mr and Mrs Andrew Murray Threipland
Champion Trees: Pinus wallichiana
Directions: Half-way between Perth and Dundee. From the A90 follow signs to Rait until small crossroad, turn right and follow signs to Fingask.
Brechin CastleBrechin DD9 6SG
The Earl and Countess of Dalhousie
Directions: A90 southernmost exit to Brechin, one mile past Brechin Castle Centre, castle gates are on the right.
Earlshall CastleLeuchars KY16 0DP
Paul and Josine Veenhuijzen
Directions: On Earlshall Road, three quarters of a mile east of Leuchars Village (off A919). Bus/train to Leuchars.
Moray Place and Bank GardensEdinburgh EH3 6BX
The Residents of Moray Place and Bank Gardens
Directions: Bank Gardens Enter by the gate at the top of Doune Terrace. Moray Place Enter by the north gate in Moray Place.
GleneaglesAuchterader PH3 1PJ
Mr and Mrs Martin Haldane
Directions: A832 Crieff/Dunfermiline road just south of the A9.
Inchmill CottageGlenprosen, nr Kirriemuir DD8 4SA
Directions: Please DO NOT use SatNav. From Kirriemuir take the B955 (sign-posted to The Glens) to Dykehead (about five miles). From there follow the Prosen sign for about five miles. Inchmill is the white-fronted cottage beside the phone box.
Gartnaval Secret GardenGartnavel Royal Hospital, 1055 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0XH
Gartnavel Royal Hospital Volunteers
Directions: From Great Western Road (car, bus or foot): Enter Gartnavel Hospital site and turn right at the traffic lights onto Shelley Road. Follow yellow Garden Open signs, continue past pond and car park and at the fork bear left up the hill. Continue up the hill to T junction, turn right along the front of West House and park in the spaces there. Once parked continue to follow the signs to the gardens at the rear of West House.
Tyninghame House and The Walled GardenDunbar EH42 1XW
Mrs C Gwyn and Tyninghame Gardens Ltd
Champion Trees: Two British and seven Scottish
Directions: Gates on the A198 at Tyninghame Village. Bus 120.
DunesslinDunscore DG2 0UR
Iain and Zara Milligan
Directions: From Dunscore, follow the road to Corsock. About one and a half miles further on, turn right at the post box, still on the road to Corsock and at small crossroads half a mile on, turn left.
46 South StreetSt Andrews KY16 9JT
Mrs June Baxter
Directions: Entry for the garden is off South Street.