Arboretum Team Overview The Arboretum Team at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh are responsible for managing the tree and shrub collection, which includes RBGE’s extensive collection of rhododendrons. Also under the team’s care is a large range of herbaceous plants, providing interest throughout the seasons.
Role Purpose Garden Volunteers will assist the Arboretum Team with the maintenance and development of the living collection, ensuring that the plantings continue to look at their best for the many visitors – tourists and locals alike - whom enjoy the Garden.
Commitment We would like volunteers to commit to at least 6 months if possible. We are looking for help at the following times:
Wednesday 9.30am – 3.30pm
Support and Training During the course of their volunteering role, the volunteer will be given regular guidance and practical support. Any relevant training that may be required or of particular interest will be identified and every effort made to ensure that suitable training to fulfil this need is delivered.