Professor Stephen Blackmore, Regius Keeper and Queen's Botanist will talk about his time at the Royal Botanic Garden and the part that books and libraries have played in this.
PLEASE NOTE: A tour of the RBGE Library will be offered from 2pm to 3.30pm, with refreshments served in the Board Room Annexe at 20A Inverleith Row from 2pm to 2.30pm to allow time to enable those attending talks in the John Hope Gateway immediately prior to make their way across the Garden. To book your place on this tour please visit http://rbgelibrary.eventbrite.co.uk.
When & Where
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is renowned throughout the world for its scientific and horticultural excellence, and its four Gardens in Scotland are enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.
The exhibitions and events programme is extensive and varied - please see www.rbge.org.uk/events for details.