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Open 7 days

9am to 5.30pm (summer)

9am to 5pm (winter) (Sunday 10am to 5pm)

Phone: 01738 860260
Email gardencentre@glendoick.com

Link to bus timetable X7, Perth, Glendoick, Dundee


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Cafe closes 45 minutes before Garden Centre

Phone: 01738 860265
Email restaurant@glendoick.com


 

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Garden Centre Opening Times

Summer

Monday to Sunday: 9am - 5.30pm

Cafe closes 45 minutes before Garden Centre closing time.

Winter

Monday to Saturday: 9am - 5pm
Sunday: 10am - 5pm

Garden Opening Times 2018

1st April - 31st May
Open 7 days 10am - 4pm.

Tickets must be purchased from the garden centre till before driving up to the gardens.

Glendoick Garden Centre, Glencarse, Perth, PH2 7NS


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By 15th May 2018

Woodland Gardening
by Kenneth Cox

This beautiful new book from Kenneth Cox is his latest must-read guide for gardeners who enjoy working with nature in all her glory. As well hundreds of full colour photographs documenting the best woodland gardens across the globe, you will also hear best practice ideas from the world’s best woodland gardeners.

Woodland Garden Bodnant (23)

  • History of Woodland Gardening, plant hunters, hybridisers
  • Inspirational woodland gardens from around the world from Scotland to Tasmania, Inverewe to Longwood Gardens, the Bremen Rhododendron Park to Pukeiti and Emu Valley
  • Design and features of woodland gardens: borrowed landscape, water, bridges, colour planning, year round interest, scent, Autumn colour
  • Climate, planting & maintenance including restoration of overground woodland gardens
  • Woodland Gardening: challenges and disorders: climate change, cold, pests, disease
  • Woodland Garden plants: inspirational planting ideas, combinations and the best rhododendrons, magnolias, camellias, hydrangeas and woodland perennials and bulbs

Full colour book published April 2018. Please note that this book weighs over 2kg so is quite expensive to post. It costs the same to post 1 copy as 4 copies, so if possible try to club together to order multiple copies. 

To buy this book (UK) £40 plus £10 postage click here

To buy 6 copies of the book £240 post free (UK) click here.

To buy this book (Europe) £40 plus £20 postage) click here. 

To buy 6 copies of the book £260 (Europe) click here 

Click the link below to see a sample chapter of the book. 

Kenneth Cox is a 3rd generation nurseryman and author of numerous books on rhododendrons, has carved out his particular niche in the world of plant-hunting in leading 9 expeditions to South and South-East Tibet and Arunachal Pradesh, India, 1995-to the present. He is managing director of the family firm Glendoick Gardens, Scotland which specialises in Rhododendrons, Azaleas & Ericaceous plants,

Sample Pages Layout

 

 

Reviews

'For those of us who appreciate visits to woodland gardens, this large-format book will become our bible.....the high quality photographs... transport you round the world, looking at remarkable gardens....'  Jim Gardiner, RHS Garden, June 2018

 

 

Ken Cox Woodland Gardening Lectures

Kenneth Cox presents a stunning new lecture on woodland gardens of the world, history, plant hunting, botanical gardens, from Japan to New Zealand to North America and Europe and of course the great gardens of Sussex, Cornwall and Scotland.


April 21st 2018 Mount Stewart, Co Down, I Ireland   Indentifying Rhododendron Species workshop.

16th May 2018  Book Launch   Woodland Gardening, Glendoick Garden Centre 6.30pm  

Mon 21st-Friday 25th May Bremen ARS conference Europe book launch, Woodland Gardening

Friday 1st June 2018 Gardening Scotland. Scottish Launch  Woodland Gardening


Sat 28th July 2018  2.30pm Woodland Gardening Bookmark, Blairgowrie, Perth St. Catherine’s Centre, George Street, Blair PH10 6EY

Sat 8th September 2018 Woodland Gardening  Kells Bay, Kerry

22nd 23rd September 2018  Woodland Gardening, Plant Hunters Seminar, Mount Stewart, N Ireland.

October 2nd 2018 Woodland Gardening, The Caley Lecture Series, RBGE Edinburgh 7.30pm.

6th October 2018  Woodland Gardening  Perth, Scottish Rhododendron Society 

26-27th October 2018  Woodland Gardening  Rosemoor, Devon, RCMG Group

10th  November 2018 2.30 p.m. St Bride's Hall, Derryvolgie Av, Belfast  Woodland Gardening

26th November 2018 Kew Mutual Improvement Society (KMIS), Kew Gardens, London  Woodland Gardening

28th November 2018 2pm Ramster, Chiddingfold RCMG 

2019

2019  March 13th, 14th Cornwall Garden Society Woodland Gardening


The woodland gardening lecture can be offered as:

A one hour lecture on woodland gardening with stunning visuals from all over the world. Suited for general and garden audiences.

A two parter: 2 x 45 mins   Part 1 history of woodland gardening. Part 2 How to make a woodland garden and Ken's choice of the world's best woodland gardens. More suited to a specialist gardening and horticultural audience.

NEW : Beautiful Afternoon Tea Lounge

Afternoon Tea Lounge at Glendoick between Perth and Dundee
Afternoon Tea Lounge at Glendoick between Perth and Dundee

NEW : Beautiful Afternoon Tea Lounge

Afternoon Tea made perfect at Glendoick

Glendoick Mail order 2018-19

Glendoick Mail Order 2018-19
Glendoick Mail Order 2018-19

Glendoick Mail order 2018-19

Visit Glendoick Gardens 2018

Visit Glendoick Gardens 2018
Visit Glendoick Gardens 2018

Visit Glendoick Gardens 2018

Groups and private parties welcome.

Wild Garlic Pesto From Trotter's

Wild Garlic Pesto
Wild Garlic Pesto

Wild Garlic Pesto From Trotter's

It's back! Wild Garlic Pesto, in store now. Find it in the Food Hall chiller.

100 Best Ornamental Plants

100 Best Ornamental Plants for SCotland
100 Best Ornamental Plants for SCotland

100 Best Ornamental Plants

The definitive guide to successful planting for the Scottish climate.

New For Families : Soft Play Has Arrived

Soft Play Area in Perthshire and Dundee
Soft Play Area in Perthshire and Dundee

New For Families : Soft Play Has Arrived

Glendoick Soft Play Is Now Open!

Wild Bird Care

Wild Bird Care feeding and watering garden birds
Wild Bird Care feeding and watering garden birds

Wild Bird Care

How to identify, feed and support the wild birds in your garden.

Play park secures Community Award

ASB Community Commitment Award
ASB Community Commitment Award

Play park secures Community Award

Glendoick wins Community Commitment Award

Feed The Birds!

Feed The Birds!
Feed The Birds!

Feed The Birds!

Jane Cox gives tips and advice on feeding our feathered friends through the cold weather.

Glendoick Secure LEADER funding

Glendoick Garden Centre Secure LEADER funding
Glendoick Garden Centre Secure LEADER funding

Glendoick Secure LEADER funding

Glendoick Garden Centre secure funding from Rural Perth & Kinross LEADER Programme 2014-2020.

Latest Offers!

Latest Offers!
Latest Offers!

Latest Offers!

Latest Offers!

Easter at Glendoick

Easter 2017 at Glendoick
Easter 2017 at Glendoick

Easter at Glendoick

Hop along to Glendoick this Easter

Equality Award

Equality Award
Equality Award

Equality Award

Glendoick wins Perth and Kinross Equality Award

Press & Articles on Glendoick

Press  Glendoick
Press  Glendoick

Press & Articles on Glendoick

Kenneth Cox Lectures

Kenneth Cox Lectures
Kenneth Cox Lectures

Kenneth Cox Lectures

Kenneth Cox is one of the UK's most experienced and entertaining lecturers on rhododendrons, Scottish horticulture and plant exploration.

Mail order from Glendoick: how to order

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glendoick-mail-order-information

Mail order from Glendoick: how to order

Nancy Cruden retires after 44 years

Nancy Cruden Retirement
Nancy Cruden Retirement

Nancy Cruden retires after 44 years

Cawston Press Cocktails

Cawston Press Cocktails
Cawston Press Cocktails

Cawston Press Cocktails

Cawston Press Cocktails Recipes - a taste of summer!

Glendoick Mail Order Customer Feedback

Glendoick Customer feedback
Glendoick Customer feedback

Glendoick Mail Order Customer Feedback

Strawberries in store!

Strawberries Arrived for Summer
Strawberries Arrived for Summer

Strawberries in store!

Local Strawberries in store now!

A Trio of Awards

A Trio of Awards
A Trio of Awards

A Trio of Awards

We won! We've scooped a trio of awards at the prestigious Garden Retail Awards ceremony 2016.

Glendoick nominated for Countryfile Award

Glendoick nominated in BBC Countryfile Awards
Glendoick nominated in BBC Countryfile Awards

Glendoick nominated for Countryfile Award

Glendoick has been nominated in the Garden of the Year section of the BBC Countryfile awards 2015/16

Nepal Earthquake Appeal

Nepal Earthquake Appeal
Nepal Earthquake Appeal

Nepal Earthquake Appeal

NEW : Beautiful Afternoon Tea Lounge

NEW : Beautiful Afternoon Tea Lounge

Visit our new Afternoon Tea Lounge