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Back on the Allotment!

There was still some snow on the ground as we met up for the first working day of 2018, but the soil was not frozen, the sun was shining, and it was good to be out doing some physical work. … Continue reading

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Three weeks to go!

With just three weeks until the Spring show I thought I would give you a President’s progress report.  With the weather having been relatively mild I know many people have been concerned that their flowers will be past their best. … Continue reading

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In preparation for spring!

Autumn is well and truly with us, the clocks have just turned back and winter will soon be with us.  With all the doom and gloom messages about another bad winter it is good to see Caley members preparing for Spring – well, … Continue reading

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Zoo?

Edinburgh’s Royal Botanic Gardens are a great place for communing with nature, especially if you like squirrels. (Who I might add are rather partial to chasing eggs down hills if you ever have the chance to experiment). The Festival has … Continue reading

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More from Gardening Scotland

One of the attractions of this year’s gardening Scotland were the gardens and demonstrations from some of Scotland’s colleges. Oatridge College provided regular demonstrations of techniques… The Scottish Agricultural College produced a wonderful ‘breathing garden’, more about which can be … Continue reading

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Spring Show…

There’s nothing like preparing early! Next year’s show will be held on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th March 2012 at the Fletcher Building at the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh. Please see here for further details, including approved lists of … Continue reading

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Flowers, flowers everywhere!

Gardening Scotland was wonderful. Saturday and Sunday didn’t quite have the soaring temperatures of Friday but the Floral Hall and Craft Marquee provided a welcome shelter from the chill (for those of us who had forgotten to check the weather … Continue reading

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