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Marketing Materials For Nominated Charities For District Volunteers For Garden Openers
Covid-19 Resources for Garden Openings

Covid-19 Resources for Garden Openings

Friday 24 July, 2020
Useful resources and guidance to assist with garden openings with confidence
Make a Living Roof for your Birds and a Crown Children's Activity

Make a Living Roof for your Birds and a Crown Children's Activity

Saturday 30 May, 2020
Megan shows us how to make a living roof for a bird box, plus how to make a flower crown as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Mini Garden Activities with Children

Mini Garden Activities with Children

Friday 29 May, 2020
Make a Jar-den and enjoy a scavenger hunt and mini-garden project as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Up-cycling Plastic Plant Pots Children's Activity

Up-cycling Plastic Plant Pots Children's Activity

Thursday 28 May, 2020
Up-cycle your old plastic plant pots as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Making a Kokedama Children's Activity

Making a Kokedama Children's Activity

Tuesday 26 May, 2020
Join Matilda as she shows you how you can create a Kokedama, as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Make a Mayflower Children's Activity

Make a Mayflower Children's Activity

Monday 25 May, 2020
Get creative and make a May flower, as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Making a Bug Hotel Children's Activity

Making a Bug Hotel Children's Activity

Sunday 24 May, 2020
Join Eilidh as she shows you how to make a bug hotel as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Grow a Pip Children's Activity

Grow a Pip Children's Activity

Saturday 23 May, 2020
Join Pippa as she shows you how you can grow a pip from a tangerine, as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Making a Mandala Children's Activity

Making a Mandala Children's Activity

Friday 22 May, 2020
Learn how to make a beautiful mandala using flowers and plants from your garden, as part of our Gardening with Children activities.
Create a Video Tour of your Garden

Create a Video Tour of your Garden

Wednesday 1 April, 2020
There is nothing like having visitors in your garden and sharing the love of plants with them. Second best is to have people to experience your garden in any possible way. Learn here how to create a video tour of your garden.
Plant Passports and Plant Sales

Plant Passports and Plant Sales

Wednesday 4 March, 2020
New plant passport legislation introduced in Dec 2019 may have an affect on your opening if you sell plants. Please have a look here for more information.
An Overview of Scotland's Gardens Scheme

An Overview of Scotland's Gardens Scheme

Saturday 15 June, 2019
Want to know more about our charity and how we work? Read more here...
Garden Opener's Guidance Pack

Garden Opener's Guidance Pack

Tuesday 1 January, 2019
This document is packed with answers to just about any question you can think of! Read more here...
Privacy Policy for Garden Openers & Volunteers

Privacy Policy for Garden Openers & Volunteers

Friday 15 June, 2018
Please read here about our privacy policy for our Garden Openers and Volunteers.
Children's Activity Handouts

Children's Activity Handouts

Friday 26 January, 2018
Scotland's Gardens Scheme is thrilled to be celebrating VisitScotland's Year of Young People 2018. For any garden owners who want to host children's activities. Here are handouts that can be given to families at the garden gate. More to come...
Taking Photos of your Garden

Taking Photos of your Garden

Thursday 11 January, 2018
As they say, a picture's worth a thousand words and good photos of your garden will increase your visitor numbers. Read more here...
Getting Help from Your Nominated Charity

Getting Help from Your Nominated Charity

Thursday 11 January, 2018
Your nominated charity can be very helpful to promote your opening and, often, to organise your teas. Read more here...
Making the Most of Promotional Opportunities

Making the Most of Promotional Opportunities

Thursday 11 January, 2018
Promoting your garden well can be the key to lots of visitors. Read more here...
Putting up your Road Signs

Putting up your Road Signs

Wednesday 10 January, 2018
Good placement of road signs can make a big difference to your number of visitors. Read more here...