Royal Caledonian Horticultural Society gets lottery grant

A lottery grant of £5,900 will enable volunteers to document the origins of the Royal Caledonian Horticultural Society.

According to president George Anderson: "The grant will help us preserve our early records and enable them to be studied by the gardeners of tomorrow." The society was founded in 1809, its early focus being a 4ha experimental garden on the site of the current Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.


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