Gardens to visit in Argyll and Bute

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This beautiful region on the West Coast of Scotland has amazing scenery and many wonderful places and gardens to visit, The gardens include Achamore, An Cala, Ardchattan, Ardkinglass, Ardmaddy Castle, Arduaine, Benmore Botanic Garden, Colonsay House, Crarae, Glenarn, and Mount Stuart.

Achamore Gardens

Achamore Gardens, Isle of Gigha

Argyll and Bute, Achamore Gardens are set on the Isle of Gigha, and is short ferry ride from the mainland.

An Cala Gardens

An Cala Gardens, Isle of Seil

Argyll, These beautiful gardens at An Cala were created in the 1930's and situated on the West Coast of Scotland.

Ardchattan Priory - a lovely garden near Oban

Ardchattan Priory Garden, Oban

Argyll, Ardchattan Priory Garden was first the home to Valliscaulian monks in the 13th century it has evolved over the years and now boasts fine herbaceous borders as well as a rockery and shrub borders.

Ardkinglas Woodland Garden

Ardkinglas Woodland Garden

Argyll and Bute, The Ardkinglas Garden is of interest to the plant enthusiast or those wanting a peaceful woodland walk - watch out for the red squirrels!

The Gardens at Ardmaddy Castle

Ardmaddy Castle Garden near Oban

Argyll, Ardmaddy Castle Garden surrounds a 15th century castle with lovely views to the sea.

Arduaine Garden

Arduaine Garden, near Oban

Argyll, Arduaine Garden is famous for its collection of Rhododendrons, magnolias and azaleas established over the last century.

Benmore Botanic Garden

Benmore Botanic Garden, near Dunoon

Argyll and Bute, The mountain-side Benmore Botanic Garden is under the direction of the Edinburgh Royal Botanic Garden.

Sunbeams at Colonsay House Gardens

Colonsay House Garden

Argyll, The Colonsay House rhododendron and woodland garden is considered to be one of the finest rhododendron gardens in Scotland.

Crarae Gardens

Crarae Garden,near Inveraray

Argyll and Bute, Crarae Gardens on the banks of Loch Fyne, on the west coast of Scotland.

Glenarn Gardens

Glenarn Gardens, near Helensburgh

Argyll and Bute, This sheltered woodland garden overlooking the Gareloch at Rhu is famous for its collection of rare and tender rhododendrons, together with fine magnolias and other ericaceous trees and shrubs.

Mount Stuart on the Isle of Bute

Mount Stuart and Gardens, Isle of Bute

Isle of Bute, Mount Stuart House and Gardens is a great place to visit for all the family.