Monthly Archives: September 2013

National Tree Collections of Scotland

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The Friends are delighted to announce that we have obtained Planning consent for the National Tree Collections of Scotland project in the Botanic Garden, and in particular the “HUB”.  This now allows us to progress with the next stage of the fundraising – applying to the Heritage Lottery. Please see the full proposal on our […]

Glasgow Botanic Gardens Herbarium Exhibition

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Glasgow Botanic Gardens (GBG) is holding a herbarium exhibition in the tea room gallery until 30 September. The exhibition shows a range of examples taken from our herbarium. GBG’s herbarium currently has approximately 3,000 specimens, covering over 200 plant families, including flowering plants, ferns, mosses and liverworts. Specimens include historical collections dating from the 19th and […]