Mature trees, six classified by the National Tree Register as 'remarkable', including a monkey puzzle, sequoias, Douglas fir and various hollies. Grassy paths wind around ponds, rockeries, shrubbery and smaller trees, providing some splendid views. Rhododendron and azalea beds. A Pinetum behind the house contains 25 species, beehives and a kitchen garden. Shifting of garden emphasis to habitat. First fruits of rewilding visible. Orchard in process of extension. Possible sighting of red squirrels and green and greater-spotted woodpeckers.
This is a fundraising event for the open garden charity Scotland’s Gardens Scheme which raises money for hundreds of local charities.