A Walk Through Our Physic Garden : The Cardiology Ward

Our Cardiology Ward includes the following plants: Apothecary Rose (Rosa gallica) is traditionally used for grief, said to raise the spirits and cheer the heart. Scientific studies support its anti-depressant, mild sedative, cardiotonic, and cholesterol lowering properties. Borage (Borago officinalis)…

Photo of Blue Himalayan poppy

Blue Poppies

Facilitator June Imrie has written about blue poppies, to add information about the real plants inspiring our rememberance day blue poppies decorating the garden between 11th and 15th November. Read more about what the different poppy colours mean here. Meconopsis…

Ninewells Community Garden: It’s Your Neighbourhood Update

Volunteer and Trustee Peter Sandwell has written us an explainer about the Garden Participation in It's Your Neighbourhood. It’s Your Neighbourhood is Beautiful Scotland’s community environmental improvement initiative which is managed in partnership with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) under…