Let there be light with Dr Neil Paterson

Let there be light with Dr Neil Paterson



08 Aug 18:00 - 19:00 - Dundee
Botanic Garden Visitor Centre

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Come and learn about the fascinating story of photosynthesis and why leaves aren't black with Dr Neil Paterson.

If you have any questions please call this number 01382 381190

This workshop will take place in the Education Centre.

PLEASE BOOK VIA EVENTBRITE.


Past Events

The struggle for existence in plants

11 Apr 13:00 - 14:00 11 Apr 13:00 - 14:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Join Dr Neil Paterson as he talks about the struggle plants face to stay alive in extreme climates. From deserts to rain forests, plants have their issues whether its fighting for...   More info

A Riot of Rhododendrons

26 Apr 18:00 - 19:00 26 Apr 18:00 - 19:00 - Dundee Dundee
Botanic Garden Visitor Centre Botanic Garden Visitor Centre
Use your imagination and come down to explore the furthest corner of the Botanic Garden. Clare Reaney will explore the furthest corner of the Garden, looking for some of our...   More info

Bag for life

01 May 14:00 - 15:00 01 May 14:00 - 15:00 - Dundee Dundee
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This May at the Botanic Garden, create a doorstep herb garden with retired Head Gardener of National Trust Scotland Diana Robertson. There will be a slight extra cost of 3.50...   More info

Go Native with Clare

12 May 14:00 - 15:00 12 May 14:00 - 15:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Clare Reaney works at the Botanic Garden as their Horticultural Technician. She is going to be doing a guided tour of the garden, particularly focussing on the Native Plants...   More info

What our plant records can do for us

16 May 15:00 - 16:00 16 May 15:00 - 16:00 - Dundee Dundee
Botanic Garden Visitor Centre Botanic Garden Visitor Centre
Alasdair Hood the curator of The University of Dundee Botanic Garden is running his very own demonstration from the Learning Centre. Alasdair will discuss how to keep plant...   More info

On the slab with Dan Lockhart

26 May 14:00 - 15:00 26 May 14:00 - 15:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Is the wife always nagging you about that un-even path in the back garden, that you don't know how to fix? Come and expand your skills and learn how to lay slabs correctly and...   More info

Flowers of the mediterranean

31 May 18:30 - 19:30 31 May 18:30 - 19:30 - Dundee Dundee
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Come and get in the Summer mood with Clare Reaney. She is going to explore the early flowers in our Mediterranean area of the garden. If you have any questions please call...   More info

Fairy Gardens

03 Jun 14:00 - 15:00 03 Jun 14:00 - 15:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Diana Roberston is going to be running a fantastic workshop for children this Summer. Keep your children occupied at this Fairy Garden workshop. Using an A5 seed tray, you can...   More info

A view from the other side - Take 2

21 Jun 12:00 - 13:00 21 Jun 12:00 - 13:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Alison Gordon, one of the gardens long term volunteers is going to be doing a guided tour of the garden focussing on her favourite parts where she will give some fascinating...   More info

Meet the Monkey Puzzles

28 Jun 18:30 - 19:30 28 Jun 18:30 - 19:30 - Dundee Dundee
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Be fascinated with Clare Reaney as she introduces you to the gardens very own Monkey Puzzles and other amazing South American flowers. If you have any questions please call 01382...   More info

Confidence with pruning

30 Jun 14:00 - 15:00 30 Jun 14:00 - 15:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Our long serving, extremely skilled gardener Trevor Whyte will be demonstrating pruning techniques on Saturday 30th of June. He will also go over the correct ways to handle and...   More info

Willow weaving with Diana Robertson group 2

01 Jul 14:00 - 15:00 01 Jul 14:00 - 15:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Diana Roberston was a succesful Head Gardener for the National Trust Scotland, she is now retired and still enjoys gardening activities in her free time. Join her at the garden...   More info

Off the beaten track

03 Jul 14:00 - 15:00 03 Jul 14:00 - 15:00 - Dundee Dundee
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The University of Dundee Botanic Garden, curator Alasdair Hood will be running his version of the garden tour off the beaten track . This will include informal and hidden parts of...   More info

Walk and talk with the "Friends of the Botanic Garden"

03 Jul 19:00 - 20:00 03 Jul 19:00 - 20:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Enjoy an early evening stroll around the garden when the Friends open up to the public and give a guided tour, explaining the hard work and support they give to the Botanic Garden...   More info

Deep time and plant evolution

11 Jul 18:00 - 19:00 11 Jul 18:00 - 19:00 - Dundee Dundee
Botanic Garden Visitor Centre Botanic Garden Visitor Centre
Join Dr Neil Paterson as he discusses 500 million years of plant history around the world. If you have any questions please call 01382 381190 This workshop will take place...   More info

Tea trees and other hardy flowers of Australia

26 Jul 18:30 - 19:30 26 Jul 18:30 - 19:30 - Dundee Dundee
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Clare Reaney our Horticultural Technician is going to be talking about Australian Tea Tree plants and other Australian delights. She will also have a few examples to show you...   More info

Summer Rose Pruning with Diana Robertson

30 Jul 14:00 - 15:00 30 Jul 14:00 - 15:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Diana Robertson a successful Head Gardener for the National Trust Scotland, who is now retired but still enjoys her gardening, will be with us this Summer. We are very lucky to...   More info

What our plant records can do for us

15 Aug 15:00 - 16:00 15 Aug 15:00 - 16:00 - Dundee Dundee
Botanic Garden Visitor Centre Botanic Garden Visitor Centre
Alasdair Hood the curator of The University of Dundee Botanic Garden is running his very own demonstration from the Learning Centre. Alasdair will discuss how to keep plant...   More info

Go Native again with Clare

08 Sep 14:00 - 15:00 08 Sep 14:00 - 15:00 - Dundee Dundee
Botanic Garden Visitor Centre Botanic Garden Visitor Centre
Clare Reaney works at the Botanic Garden as their Horticultural Technician. She is going to be doing a guided tour of the garden, particularly focussing on the Native Plants...   More info

Children's Monster Workshop

07 Oct 11:00 - 12:00 07 Oct 11:00 - 12:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Diana Roberston a successful Head Gardener for the National Trust Scotland, who is now retired but still enjoys gardening activities in her free time is with us this October...   More info

It's Autumn and full of colour

12 Oct 16:00 - 17:00 12 Oct 16:00 - 17:00 - Dundee Dundee
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Curator of the Botanic Garden, Alasdair Hood will be discussing ten interesting plants, giving good Autumn colours. If you have any questions please call 01382 381190. It is...   More info


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