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What a treat !

We viewed these gardens last month, and were over whelmed at the amount of plants for such a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SusanJJackson
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Pitlochry, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

Easy access from a busy main but watch watch out for the signs. Although not the size and expanse... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ganda3
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Stirling, United Kingdom
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Branklyn Garden 116 Dundee Road, Perth PH2 7BB, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We viewed these gardens last month, and were over whelmed at the amount of plants for such a limited area.. such a treat .. and the don’t miss out on the tea and scones they were delicious..

Thank SusanJJackson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy access from a busy main but watch watch out for the signs. Although not the size and expanse of other NTS gardens we would still recommend a visit. At the correct time of year Menonopsis poppies are their speciality. Lovely plants, plant sales, gift...More

Thank ganda3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As already mentioned, Branklyn is a small garden but beautifully designed. Perennials everywhere, lots of pink and blue colours, scents of vanilla, jasmine, honey, spice (was there in June). In some areas seemed to be no plan, or I didn't understand it... Again and again...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very friendly and knowledgeable staff, beautiful garden with very interesting history, very peaceful and great coffee and plant sales

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely garden , the only downside for us was most of the flowers were past , but I'm sure it would have been beautiful earlier on . Well worth a visit and the home made scones and home made jam was delicious .

Thank Andrew William B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, it's relatively small and no you won't get big showy blooms. But if you love gardening you will love this. It's a real mix of herbaceous border, shrubbery, arboretum and rock garden. You've got the lot. The rock garden is probably the most remarkable...More

Thank in428
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Being National Trust members and being in Perth for the weekend my partner and I decided to visit the garden. We found the gardeners more than happy to answer our questions about some of the more unusual plants and the beautiful flowers. We visited in...More

Thank pam19552018
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Visited here on a lovely sunny day. The gardens are well worth the walk from the car park. Friendly and knowledgeable staff, stunning gardens with lots of unusual plants and seats around to relax and enjoy the surroundings and the views. Delicious home baking in...More

Thank valerieg961
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Enjoyed our visit to these gardens. Very relaxed place to wander around with some unusual plants. The tearoom has excellent scones which we enjoyed half way through out visit. At the entrance there was a good variety of plants for sales and very reasonably priced...More

Thank 67Sheila67
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Lovely garden for a stroll - great selection of Rhododendrons and Meconopsis interspersed with an amazing array of Candleabra Primulas with some beautiful specimen Acers thrown in for good measure. Little tea/coffee shop good value with home made scones and jam

Thank ScottishLWL
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Response from Marilyn S | Reviewed this property |
Hello, when we visited we had to leave our dog in the car (in the shade) but maybe it would be worth asking at the office (just inside the gate). I think dogs should be allowed - they are much better behaved than some... More
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Response from Pittsburgh_cyclist | Reviewed this property |
There is a NTS car park nearby - around 5 minutes walk.
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manualo
August 17, 2016|
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Response from loiriston | Reviewed this property |
I would say limited. A lot of the paths are suitable but other bits could've quite difficult.
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