A varied selection of gardens in the magnificent setting of Glenisla.
Cotton of Craig
Kilry, Blairgowrie PH11 8HW (Rachel and Nick Joy): Old walled garden with espaliered fruit trees, herbaceous borders, vegetable garden, greenhouse, specimen trees and robot lawn mower.
Glenisla, Blairgowrie PH11 8PF (June and John Browning): Panoramic views of Glenisla. Large pond surrounded by water plants, perennial and annual wild flowers and many relatively young plants. Established woodland area, rockery, herbaceous borders. Access by farm track.
Kilry PH11 8JA (Pippa and Roger Clegg): With heather-clad hills as backdrop, two acre garden with lily pond, herbaceous borders, scree bed, vegetable garden, greenhouse and polytunnel.
Alyth PH11 8HU (Morag and Andrew Buist): Garden started in 1995. Herbaceous borders, cottage garden and potager. Eight years ago extended to adjacent land to allow planting of native trees, wild flowers, mown paths and a pond.
Glen Isla, Blairgowrie PH11 8QL (Valerie and Charles Summers): Wonderful location in Glenisla includes small wood, stream and natural pond. Haven for wildlife. Island beds, formal herbaceous borders and rockery around the house, blending with wilder areas.
Kilry, Blairgowrie PH11 8HY (Linda and Malcolm Connor): One third of an acre laid out attractively with lawn, herbaceous border, two ponds, large vegetable plot and polytunnel. Planters and hanging baskets.
From Perth take the A94 to Coupar Angus and just before Meigle take the B954 and follow signs to Glenisla and then to Kilry signed to the left. From Dundee take the A923 to Muirhead and then B954 to Meigle and Kilry.
Soup, teas and plants with tickets, toilet and maps from the central point of Kilry Village Hall (PH11 8HS).