Maolachy's GardenLochavich, by Kilmelford 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.
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.
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.
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.
Humbie DeanHumbie EH36 5PW
Directions: Enter Humbie from the A68, pass the school and village hall on the left then immediately turn right just before the Humbie Hub. Take second left and Humbie Dean is on the left between two small bridges. Limited parking.
Clover ParkLangdyke, Waterside, Kilmarnock KA3 6JA
Alistair Paterson and Iain MacClure
Directions: From Glasgow on the M77 take J6 on to A77. After about one and a half miles take left for Galston A719. Drive through hamlet of Waterside, a little further on there is a dip in the road over the Hareshaw Water, look for the sign for Langdyke & Clover Park on the left hand side (farm road). From Ayr/Kilmarnock take J7 off the M77 heading north on to A77. At the Fenwick/ Stewarton roundabout follow signs to Galston. After one mile turn right onto the A719 Galston as above.
89 Ravenscroft StreetEdinburgh EH17 8QS
Andrew and Alex Gray Muir
Directions: Buses 29 and 3 come to the end of the street - look out for Tanz on the left and get off at next stop. It is a nine minute walk up Ravenscroft Street. Buses 7 and 11 come to Hyvots Bank. A short walk up Ravenscroft Place will bring you to Ravenscroft Street, where you turn right up a short stretch of unmetalled road. If you come by car, park on the public road and walk up last 50 yards. If necessary, passengers can be dropped off in the yard in front of house.
Haugh GardenCollege of Roseisle IV30 5YE
Gwynne and David Hetherington
Directions: From Elgin take the A96 west, then the B9013 Burghead Road to the crossroads at the centre of College of Roseisle. The garden is on the right, enter from the Duffus Road. Village Hall car parking is to the left off Kinloss Road.
Woodfall GardensGlasserton DG8 8LY
Ross and Liz Muir
Directions: Two miles south west of Whithorn at junction of A746 and A747 (directly behind Glasserton Church).
Cowhill TowerHolywood DG2 0RL
Mr and Mrs P Weatherall
Directions: Holywood is one and a half miles off A76, five miles north of Dumfries.
Barmagachan HouseBorgue, Kirkcudbright DG6 4SW
Andy and Carolyn McNab
Directions: From Borgue follow the coast (Carrick) road up hill past the church and down. Take the first and only right turn and follow the lane winding past farms for about half a mile. Barmagachan House is on the left by a wood.
Dippoolbank CottageCarnwath ML11 8LP
Mr Allan Brash
Directions: Off B7016 between Forth and Carnwath near the village of Braehead on the Auchengray road. Approximately eight miles from Lanark. Well signposted.
Birken CottageBurnhervie, Inverurie AB51 5JR
Clare and Ian Alexander
Directions: Burnhervie is about three miles west of Inverurie. Leave Inverurie by the B9170 (Blackhall Road) or B993 (St James’ Place).
Beech Lodge10 Church Hill, Edinburgh EH10 4BQ
Dr Anthony Ayles
Directions: Turn east at the T junction off Morningside Road, initially along Church Hill Place which becomes Church Hill. It is two-thirds of the way down on the right, behind a high beech hedge.
Berridale Allotments and GardensDelvin Road, Cathcart, Glasgow G44 3AB
Berridale Allotments and Gardens Association
Directions: The allotments are very close to public transport. Buses run along Clarkston Road, which is about 100 yards from our site. The allotments are about 50 yards east from the Delvin Road exit from Cathcart Railway Station. Although there is plenty of on-street parking in the area there is no parking on Delvin Road.
TorcroftBalnain, Glenurquhart IV63 6TJ
Directions: From Inverness turn right at Drumnadrochit and go towards Cannich. After four miles, sign Balnain, there is a very sharp right-hand bend with a high retaining wall on the right. At the end of the wall take the turning to right signposted Torcroft Lodges.
Gullane HouseSandy Loan, Gullane EH31 2BH
William and Judy Thomson
Champion Trees: Elm, Oak
Directions: Gullane House is situated on Sandy Loan about 30 yards from the main street in Gullane. Public transport: X5 and 124 buses from Edinburgh to North Berwick.
Threave GardenCastle Douglas DG7 1RX
The National Trust for Scotland
Champion Trees: Acer platanoides 'Princeton Gold'
Directions: Off A75, one mile west of Castle Douglas.
Pittenweem: Gardens in the BurghPittenweem KY10 2PQ
The Gardeners of Pittenweem
Directions: On the A917 coast road enter Pittenweem following the signs to the West Braes Car Park next to the Crazy Golf. For traffic from the East, stop and park at Milton Road.
DrimfernInveraray, Argyll PA32 8XJ
Directions: Off the A819, five miles north of Inveraray on the left. Go over a cattle grid, steeply, then a winding dirt track (rough). Drimfern is the first house on the left. Coming from Dalmally the entrance is ten miles down to the right.
Hidden Gardens of NewburghNewburgh KY14 6AJ
Directions: On the A913 between Perth and Cupar. There is a car park at each end of the village with tickets and teas available nearby.
Marlfield and Ruthven GardensColdstream TD12 4JT
Christine and Forbes McLennan, Keith and Karen Fountain
Directions: Four miles north of Coldstream on the old Duns Road. Half a mile off the main road.
Kirkcaldy HouseKirkcaldy, Burnsands, Thornhill DG3 4AL
Professor and Mrs Robert McClelland
Directions: Take the A76 through Thornhill and Carronbridge and past the turning to Drumlanrig Castle. At the next turning left just before the Picnic Area (about four miles) turn left and then immediately left after crossing the Glenairlie Bridge. Kirkcaldy is the second house at the top of the hill.
ThorntreeArnprior FK8 3EY
Mark and Carol Seymour
Directions: Go on A811, in to Arnprior, then take Fintry Road; Thorntree is second on the right.
Finzean HouseFinzean, Banchory AB31 6NZ
Mr and Mrs Donald Farquharson
Directions: On the B976, South Deeside Road, between Banchory and Aboyne.
8 Halmyre MainsWest Linton EH46 7BX
Joyce and Mike Madden
Directions: Five miles south of Leadburn Junction on the A701 (Moffat).
19 Gardiner RoadEdinburgh EH4 3RP
Ms Rae Renwick
Directions: Buses 43 from St Andrew’s Square or 41 from Kings Buildings. Get off at Blackhall Post Office.
The Carriage HouseBlair Estate, Dalry KA24 4ER
Mr & Mrs Luke Borwick
Directions: From A737 in Dalry take road to station, continue for a half mile, right onto Blair road. Access via South Lodge of Blair Estate. Public transport to Dalry.
Glebeside HouseSpy's Lane, Rhu G84 8RA
Francoise and Peter Proctor
Directions: Take the A814 from Helensburgh to Rhu Marina. Turn right into Pier Road. Spy’s Lane is up the hill on the left. Park on Pier Road.
Blair Castle GardensBlair Atholl PH18 5TL
Blair Charitable Trust
Directions: Off A9, follow signs to Blair Castle, Blair Atholl.