Collection Details

Meconopsis 'Mrs Jebb'

Abies spp.


Benmore Botanic Garden

Argyll & Bute

Description

Benmore with its magnificent mountainside setting is a joy to behold. Its 120 acres contain a world-famous collection of flowering trees and shrubs including over 300 species of Rhododendron and over one third of the world's hardy conifer species, plus fine collections from N & S America, the Orient and the Himalayas.

Holder

Mr Peter Baxter

Address

Benmore Botanic Garden

Dunoon

Argyll & Bute

PA23 8QU

Telephone

01369 706261

E-mail

benmore@rbge.org.uk

Website

www.rbge.org.uk/benmore

Statistics

47 taxa

Best time to view

Mar-Oct.

Opening Times

10am-6pm, 1st Mar-31st Oct (5pm Mar & Oct)

Entry

Adult £7, conc. £6, under 16s free

Directions

7 miles north of Dunoon, see website for details.

  • Disabled access
  • WC
  • Light Refreshments
  • Parking
  • Plant sales
  • Talks
Abies balsamea

Our partners

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Conserving the diversity of garden plants

eg: plant genus, common name, county, collection holder name.