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Linn Botanic Gardens

Linn Botanic Gardens are situated at the head of Cove Bay on the west side of Rosneath peninsula. Over the water to the south are the hills of Arran and to the west the hills of the Cowal peninsula.

The development of the present gardens dates from 1970 and they now house a diverse collection of temperate plants. Features include a burn with waterfalls, formal and informal ponds, an open heath for New Zealand plants and a collection of insect catching plants. The centre of the gardens is dominated by a substantial cliff enabling fine views over much of the plantings. Among the more notable collections are ferns, bamboos, Magnolias and Rhododendrons.

Getting there:
From Loch Lomond take A817 to Coulport via Whistlefield roundabout. Then follow loch-side road to Cove. From Arrochar take A814 to Whistlefield roundabout then take Coulport road. Then follow loch-side road to Cove.

FACILITIES: Guided tours and parties by arrangement. Plants for sale.
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Contact Information
Opening Dates:
1st January - 31st December
Opening Times:
Seasonal opening hours, please phone for details
Contact: Jim Taggart
Tel: 01436 842242
Email: Jimtaggart@mypostoffice.co.uk
Web: www.linnbotanicgardens.org.uk
Address: Cove, By Helensburgh, Argyll, G84 0NR
   
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