Details of £40m masterplan unveiled for work at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) has announced details of its £40m masterplan, following the release of a £1.5m fund from the Scottish Government.

The money will go towards mending damaged glasshouses and building a "decanting" facility to be used as a temporary location for some of the living collection during later development. It will also provide a legacy space for future use.

The overall plan is to redevelop the north-east quarter of the garden, creating a Scottish School of Botany & Horticulture and maximising infrastructure to support RBGE's scientific research.


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