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Moment top botanist ends up on bottom caught on camera

THE moment one of Scotland's top botanists ended up on his bottom during a jungle expedition has been shared by mischievous colleagues. Richard Baines, curator...

Blooming marvelous: Bid to grow Scotland’s garden tourism industry

Scotland’s £200 million garden tourism industry is set for a major boost with the launch of a new national network of gardens and nurseries. VisitScotland...

Botanics restaurant makes Good Food Guide

THE Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh is celebrating after earning a listing in the prestigious Good Food Guide. Just two years after the Queen opened...

‘Spring has sprung,’ experts say

ONE of Scotland’s most celebrated gardens is a blaze of colour as a result of unusually warm February weather. Rhododendrons at the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh,...

House sales weeded out by Japanese invader

SCOTTISH house sales are being hit by an invasion of foreign plants. Japanese knotweed, which can damage building and crack concrete, is increasingly appearing in...

Not fare: Toddler group forced off bus for being just 70p short

By Kirsty Topping   A SCROOGE bus driver threw a group of nursery children off a bus taking them on a school trip for being just...

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