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Welcome to Wild About Plants Scotland

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Welcome to ‘Wild About Plants’ Scotland, Plantlife Scotland’s exciting project celebrating the world of wild plants and fungi. Through Wild About Plants you can:

  • Events - find out about WAP events happening in your area
  • Activities - we have lots of activities for families. You may want things to do in the changing seasons  or inspiration on what to enjoy in woodlands or by the sea for example.
  • Learn about our wild flowers - download our First Steps pack to learn more about Scotland's wild plants and the places they are found.
  • Discover our latest outreach project - 'Secrets of the Celtic Rainforest'
  • Tell us Where you have been and share your wildflower sightings with others around the UK

You can get involved with Wild About Plants by:

  • Joining us as a volunteer
  • Taking part in Bee Scene
  • Finding out about the latest news from Plantlife by signing up to receive our free e-news. (If you want the Plantlife Scotland e-news please make sure you tick the relevant box on the sign-up form).

Wild About Plants in Scotland is funded by Scottish Natural Heritage and by the Heritage Lottery Fund as part of their Your Heritage programme.

It is a partnership project involving partner organisations throughout the country.

What's on near you?

Fungi Drop in Days - John Hope Gateway at the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

oct
07
Fungi drop-in days Saturday 7 – Sunday 8 October, 1–4pm John... more

Bryophytes in the Trossachs: Introduction and identification on Ben A'an, near Brig o'Turk

nov
11
Bryophytes in the Trossachs: Introduction and identification Saturd... more