Gardening Scotland is the National Gardening and Outdoor Living Show
If you want to find the best plants, catch the latest gardening trends, find a designer to transform your own garden or ask the experts about anything from growing vegetables to keeping bees, then this is the one Show that you won’t want to miss!
Dates and Venue
Gardening Scotland 2017 will take place from Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th June at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh.
Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: 10am – 5pm
Advance ticket holders can access the Show from 9.45am
There is ample car parking available at Gardening Scotland. The Royal Highland Centre apply a £5 parking charge.
Further information including prices and afternoon tea packages can be found on the Tickets Page.
Children under 16 are admitted free when accompanied by an adult. Concession rates are not available however advance tickets are discounted.
We have teamed up with our friends at the Scottish Charity Air Ambulance – SCAA, who will one again will be running a shuttle service linking the North Gate, Floral Pavilion, Big Back Garden, Coach Gate and the onsite cash point (ATM). All the donations raised will go towards this life saving helicopter serving the whole of Scotland.
Lothian Buses provide a dedicated bus service from Edinburgh city centre to and from Gardening Scotland. A timetable will be available shortly.
Further travel information is available here.
There is a forward car park for disabled badge holders situated at the north gate entrance to Gardening Scotland: the approach will be fully AA signposted.
Wheelchair and Scooter Hire
Wheelchairs and scooters for disabled visitors will be able available for hire at the show. To avoid disappointment advanced booking is recommended. This can be done through Lothian Shopmobility from the beginning of May, by calling 0131 557 4123.
There is a wide selection of indoor and outdoor catering available at Gardening Scotland – from teas, coffees and snacks, to sit down meals and afternoon teas in the Floral Pavilion.
No dogs, other than Assistance, will be admitted to the Showground.
Show layout maps for the outdoor areas and the Floral Pavilion will be available nearer the event.