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The Botanic Cottage

…memory.   Kennedy Dold, Botanic Cottage Volunteer Team member The Botanic Cottage has shown me a greater appreciation for collective memory.  It is truly remarkable how John Hope’s original intention…

Botanic Cottage

Botanic Cottage logo A Cottage Volunteer My Introduction to the Botanic Cottage The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh has always had a special place in my heart, especially since my son…

Another milestone for the Botanic Cottage

We recently reached another milestone with the rebuilding of the Botanic Cottage, when it was officially handed over from the contractors to us here at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh….

Discover Botanic Cottage…

…other than the last surviving building of the long lost Leith Walk incarnation of the Royal Botanic Garden: Botanic Cottage. 250 years later, this cottage – which acted as a…

Busy at the Botanic Cottage

Phew! Since opening in May, over 130 events have taken place in the Botanic Cottage, organised by a range of people across the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh as well as…

Botanic Cottage Cook Club late June 2020

Once a fortnight we hold a cook club at the Botanic Cottage. Anyone is welcome to join us to learn new cooking skills and to enjoy a healthy meal that’s…

The Botanic Cottage

…the Botanic Cottage was rebuilt here, overseen by Simpson & Brown Architects. It opened in 2016 as a community and education centre, inspired by its original use.   https://stories.rbge.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Buildings-botaniccottage.mp3 Garden…

The Botanic Cottage

The Botanic Cottage is simultaneously the newest and oldest building in the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. It is an inspirational hub for community and education activities. The Botanic Cottage originally…

Botanic Cottage Cook Club April 2020

Botanic Cottage logo Once a fortnight we hold a cook club at the Botanic Cottage. Anyone is welcome to join us to learn new cooking skills and to enjoy a…

Botanic Cottage: Another milestone

This week sees another milestone in the rebuilding of the Botanic Cottage, with the completion of work on building the stone walls. When the chimney pots are added, it will…

Botanic Cottage Cook Club June 2020

Once a fortnight we hold a cook club at the Botanic Cottage. Anyone is welcome to join us to learn new cooking skills and to enjoy a healthy meal that’s…

Botanic Cottage Cook Club early July 2020

Once a fortnight we hold a cook club at the Botanic Cottage. Anyone is welcome to join us to learn new cooking skills and to enjoy a healthy meal that’s…

Cutting the turf for the Botanic Cottage

On Monday the 28th of April 2014 a momentous moment took place in the long project to rebuild the Botanic Cottage – we finally broke ground! To mark this occasion,…

Getting Ready for Schools in the Botanic Cottage

  Botanical artists Jacqui Pestell and Sharon Tingey create our backdrop As the opening of the Botanic Cottage is fast approaching props and resources are being made and tested for…

‘Dig for Victory’ at the Botanic Cottage

Cottage (Photo credit: Brenda White) The facilities in the Botanic Cottage and the adult support from tutors and volunteers give confidence to teachers who don’t have prior gardening knowledge. Some…

Getting ready for Botanic Cottage: Preparing the trees

With just a few months to go before work begins on the rebuilding of Botanic Cottage in the Demonstration Garden, site preparations are now beginning so that we are ready…

Botanic Cottage Cook Club late April 2020

Once a fortnight we hold a cook club at the Botanic Cottage. Anyone is welcome to join us to learn new cooking skills and to enjoy a healthy meal that’s…

Botanic Cottage Cook Club March 2020

Once a fortnight we hold a cook club at the Botanic Cottage. Anyone is welcome to join us to learn new cooking skills and to enjoy a healthy meal that’s…

Buildings – botanic cottage

“Buildings – botanic cottage”. Released: 2018….

Meet the orchid centenarians

…years old. We have 44 orchid accessions that are over 100 years old growing in the Living collection at the Botanics. This is a little about them and their collection…