Logan Botanic Garden
The Garden’s avenues and borders feature a spectacular and colourful array of half-hardy perennials. Logan Botanic Garden is warmed by the Gulf Stream which enables plants from Australia, New Zealand, South and Central America and Southern Africa to thrive.
Situated on the South Western tip of Scotland, the 5*Logan Botanic Garden enjoys an almost sub tropical climate
Palm Trees and Tree Ferns –
These striking plants form an antipodean forest and create an exotic spectacle for visitors to enjoy.
Eucalyptus and Giant Gunnera –
Visitors can walk through groves of eucalyptus or stand in the shade of awesome giant rhubarb-like gunnera.
The Walled Garden –
A showcase for exotic plants and the fish pond, adorned with water lilies, adds to the air of tranquility.
Logan Conservatory –
The elegant Victorian-style Logan Conservatory houses a range of particularly tender exotic plants from South Africa. It is the first all-green Glasshouse in the UK.
The Discovery Centre
Situated near to the main entrance, The Discovery Centre gives visitors the chance to learn more about the Garden and its history.
Logan Studio The Studio is Logan’s exhibition area with a selection of varied exhibitions on display throughout the year. In 2022 we are delighted to start our season with a stunning exhibition of paintings and drawings by Sir Herbert E. Maxwell of Monreith House. On display from 1 March-30 April 2022. Future exhibitions in 2022 include a Meteorological Exhibition, Peter Lamb Art Exhibition, Wildflowers of Beach & Dune Exhibition and the annual Scottish Nature Photography Awards Exhibition. If you are interested in exhibiting your work in the Logan Studio in 2023 or beyond please call 01776 860231 or email [email protected]
Guided Walks are held on the second Tuesday of every month from March until November at 10.30am-12pm. From June-September there is also a guided walk on the fourth Tuesday of every month. Meet at the Discovery Centre. Free with normal garden entry. No booking required.
The Potting Shed Bistro
The award winning Bistro, situated in the grounds of the Gardens serve many fresh ingredients on the menu, including seafood, cheeses and vegetables, which are sourced from local suppliers in Dumfries and Galloway.
Situated at the entrance to the Garden the shop stocks a wide selection of gifts inspired by Logan and the local area. Ranges include home accessories, jewellery, scarves, specialist books, toys, souvenirs and more.
- A map with designated route for wheelchair and mobility scooter users
- One accessible toilet near the Garden entrance
- Two wheelchairs and mobility scooters for visitors to use free of charge
- Many benches at regular intervals throughout the Garden
- Water for assistance dogs*
- Pen, paper and magnifying glass at our reception desk
*Only highly trained assistance dogs are permitted into the Garden.