A rare opportunity to see a sizeable woodland garden / arboretum in its infancy. It has a good collection of rhododendrons, sorbus, alder, birch and tilia but also includes many unusual trees from around the world. The arboretum is zoned into geographic areas and species type. It includes a Japanese garden, bog garden, bog wood, loch and quarry garden. First created in 2005 and is on going. Most plants are grown from hand collected seed and propagated in the Georgian greenhouse. Directions: A96 between Forres and Elgin. Four miles east of Forres. Six miles west of Elgin. Road end sign BURGIE MAINS. in wrought iron sign with horses and cattle on the top. South off the main road and 1 mile to the Woodland Garden car park.
8:00am-5:00pm. £3.00, accompanied children free (please use honesty box). Proceeds to Sandpiper Trust, World Horse Welfare & SG Beneficiaries
Between Forres and Elgin Highlands IV36 2QU
Saturday 1 Apr 2017 to Tuesday 30 May 2017