Hospitalfield GardensHospitalfield House, Westway, Arbroath DD11 2NH
Directions: See website for directions and more details about Hospitalfield and its international cultural programme rooted in contemporary visual arts.
Old Farm CottageThe Ladywell, Nemphlar, Lanark ML11 9GX
Ian and Anne Sinclair
Directions: Leave the A73 at Cartland Bridge (Lanark to Carluke Road) or the A72 (Clyde Valley Road) at Crossford. Both routes are well signposted. The garden is on the Nemphlar spur of the Clyde Walkway, just off the West Nemphlar Road on Ladywell Lane.
Greenhead FarmhouseGreenhead of Arnot, Leslie KY6 3JQ
Mr and Mrs Malcolm Strang Steel
Directions: A911 between Auchmuir Bridge and Scotlandwell.
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 the A815. Bus service is limited.
SGS Plant Sale at St Andrews Botanic GardenCanongate, St Andrews, Fife KY16 8RT
Scotlands Gardens Scheme
Champion Trees: A number of rare species.
Directions: St Andrews Botanic Garden is located on Canongate and is a 10/15 minute walk from the centre of St Andrews. Follow the signs from the town down Viaduct walk, which is a shared path for bikes and walkers. The 99C bus route goes past the garden and takes 5 minutes from the bus stop in St Andrews. The nearest train station is Leuchars on the 99 bus route. There is a free car park at the garden.
Portrack, The Garden of Cosmic SpeculationHolywood DG2 0RW
Directions: Portrack is one-and-a-half miles off the A76, five miles north of Dumfries.
Dawyck Botanic GardenStobo EH45 9JU
A Regional Garden of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
National Plant Collection: Larix spp. and Tsuga spp
Champion Trees: Numerous
Directions: Eight miles south west of Peebles on the B712.
12 Glamis DriveDundee DD2 1QL
John and Frances Dent
Directions: Buses 5, 22 or 73 from Dundee city centre. Please note there is no roadside parking on Glamis Drive. Limited disabled parking available at the house.
AbbotsfordMelrose TD6 9BQ
The Abbotsford Trust
Directions: Off the A6091 near Melrose. Buses X62 and 72 from Edinburgh and Peebles. Train from Waverley to Tweedbank. Minibus or one-mile walk from train station.
Burgie ArboretumBetween Forres and Elgin IV36 2QU
Directions: A96 between Forres and Elgin. Four miles east of Forres. Six miles west of Elgin. Sign to Burgie Mains along the A96 is set in wrought iron decorated with horses and cattle. South off the main road and one mile to the Woodland Garden car park.
Abriachan Garden NurseryLoch Ness Side IV3 8LA
Mr and Mrs Davidson
Directions: On the A82 Inverness/Drumnadrochit road, about eight miles south of Inverness.
Oldtown of Leys GardenInverness IV2 6AE
David and Anne Sutherland
Directions: Turn off southern distributor road (B8082) at Leys roundabout towards Inverarnie (B861). At the T-junction turn right. After 50 yards turn right into Oldtown of Leys.
Highland Liliums10 Loaneckheim, Kiltarlity IV4 7JQ
Neil and Frances Macritchie
Directions: Signposted from Kiltarlity village, which is just off the Beauly to Drumnadrochit road (A833), approximately 12 miles from Inverness.
Ardmaddy Castleby Oban PA34 4QY
Mr and Mrs Archie Struthers
Directions: Take the A816 south of Oban for eight miles. Turn right onto the B844 to Seil Island/Easdale. Four miles on, turn left on to Ardmaddy Road (signposted) for a further two miles.
Ardkinglas Woodland GardenCairndow PA26 8BG
Champion Trees: The mightiest conifer in Europe and others
Directions: Entrance through Cairndow village off the A83 Loch Lomond/Inveraray road.
NorbyBurnside, Sandness, SHETLAND ZE2 9PL
Mrs Gundel Grolimund
Directions: Head north on the A970 from Lerwick then west on the A971 at Tingwall. At Sandness, follow the road to Norby, turn right at the Methodist Church, Burnside is at the end of the road. Bus 10 Sandness - Walls.
Barguillean's 'Angus Garden'Taynuilt PA35 1HY
The Josephine Marshall Trust
Directions: Three miles south off the A85 Glasgow/Oban road at Taynuilt, road marked Glen Lonan, three miles up a single track road, turn right at the sign.
Druimneil HousePort Appin PA38 4DQ
Mrs J Glaisher (Gardener: Mr Andrew Ritchie)
Directions: Turn in for Appin off the A828 (Connel/Fort William Road). After two miles take a sharp left at Airds Hotel and it's the second house on the right.
Dalrymple Community GardenBarbieston Road, Dalrymple KA6 6DY
Dalrymple Community Landscape Project
Directions: From the north take the A77 Ayr to Stranraer. At the A713 junction take the left and follow the road past the hospital to the B742 junction, turn right into the village and park behind the shops in the centre of the village. From south off the A77 take the B7034 and turn right. Bus 52 from Ayr.
AttadaleStrathcarron IV54 8YX
Mr Ewen Macpherson
Directions: On the A890 between Strathcarron and South Strome.
Gordon Castle Walled GardenFochabers, Moray IV32 7PQ
Angus and Zara Gordon Lennox
Directions: The main entrance is at the western end of the village of Fochabers, just off the A96, nine miles east of Elgin and 12 miles west of Keith.
Logie HouseDunphail, Forres IV36 2QN
Alasdair and Panny Laing
Directions: Six miles south of Forres off the A940. Follow signs to Logie Steading.
Dunvegan Castle and GardensIsle of Skye IV55 8WF
Hugh Macleod of Macleod
Directions: One mile from Dunvegan village, 23 miles west of Portree. Follow the signs for Dunvegan Castle.
Kinlochlaich Walled GardenAppin PA38 4BD
Miss F M M Hutchison
Directions: On the A828 in Appin between Oban, 18 miles to the south, and Fort William, 27 miles to the north. The entrance is next to the police station. Bus Oban to Fort William.
Ardtornishby Lochaline, Morvern PA80 5UZ
Mrs John Raven
Directions: Three miles from Lochaline along the A884.
Glenwhan GardensDunragit, by Stranraer DG9 8PH
Directions: Seven miles east of Stranraer, one mile off the A75 at Dunragit (follow brown VisitScotland and yellow SGS arrows).
Braco CastleBraco FK15 9LA
Mr and Mrs M van Ballegooijen
Directions: Take a one-and-a-half-mile drive from the gates at the north end of Braco Village, just west of the bridge on the A822. Parking at the castle is welcome.
BolfracksAberfeldy PH15 2EX
Under new ownership from 2021
Directions: Two miles west of Aberfeldy on A827. White gates and lodge are on the left. Look out for the brown tourist signs.
Pitmuies GardensHouse of Pitmuies, Guthrie, by Forfar DD8 2SN
Jeanette and Ruaraidh Ogilvie
Directions: From Forfar take A932 east for seven miles and gardens are signposted on the right. From Brechin take A933 south to Friockheim and turn right onto A932; then gardens are signposted on the left after one-and-a-half miles.
An CalaEllenabeich, Isle of Seil PA34 4RF
Mrs Sheila Downie
Directions: Proceed south from Oban on Campbeltown Road for eight miles, turn right at the Easdale sign, a further eight miles on the B844; the garden is between the school and the village. Bus Oban - Easdale.