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.

Opening Times

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.


Tickets costs for 2017 will be published shortly.

Children under 16 are admitted free when accompanied by an adult. Concession rates are not available.


Lothian Buses provide a dedicated bus service from Edinburgh city centre to and from Gardening Scotland. A timetable is available here.

Further travel information is available here.

Disabled Visitors

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 provided by Shopmobility who will be situated next to the disabled car park. Wheelchairs and scooters can be booked with Shopmobility from the beginning of May by phoning 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 Garden Café.


No dogs, other than Assistance, will be admitted to the Showground.


Click here for a map of the Showground.

Click here for a map of the Caley Floral Hall