Charity Garden Open Day: Inveraray Castle Gardens
Rhododendrons and azaleas abound and flower from April to June. Very fine specimens of Cedrus deodars, Sequoiadendron wellingtonia, Cryptomeria japonica, Taxus baccata and others thrive in the damp climate. The 'Flag-Borders' on each side of the main drive with paths in the shape of Scotland's national flag, the St. Andrew's Cross, are outstanding in spring with Prunus 'Ukon' and P.subhirtella and are underplanted with rhododendrons, Eucryphias, shrubs and herbaceous plants giving interest all year. Bluebell Festival during flowering period in May. Directions: Inveraray is 60 miles north of Glasgow on the banks of Loch Fyne on the A83 with a regular bus service from Glasgow and 15 miles from Dalmally on the A819.
10:00am-5:45pm. £5.00 (gardens only). Proceeds to Maggie’s, Queens Nurses, NTS Garden Fund & Perennial
Inveraray Argyll Bute PA32 8XF
Sat 1 Apr 2017 to Tue 30 May 2017