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Dawyck Botanic Garden

Dawyck Botanic Garden, near Peebles

Only 28 miles from Edinburgh, Dawyck is an historic arboretum with impressive conifers, some over 40 metres tall.

Dawyck Botanic Garden provides an imposing backdrop for a fine collection of flowering trees and shrubs, including unusual rhododendrons at their best in the Spring.
There are many other fine trees from all over the world.
Riverside pathways, with tumbling streams and abundant wildlife are the ideal setting for a peaceful stroll from Spring to Autumn.
Rhododendrons, azaleas, bulbs, summer herbaceous, Autumn colour from maples and Rowans. Dawyck has superb Autumn Tints.
Do not miss the Dawyk Video featured on this page.

Great displays of snowdrops in February / March.
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Visitor Centre with exhibition studio, café with indoor and outdoor seating and shop

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  • Telephone: 1721 760254
  • E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


  • Street: Dawyck Botanic Garden
  • Postcode: EH45 9JU
  • City: Stobo, Peebles
  • County: Scottish Borders


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