Wed 26 Feb 20
Scotland’s Daffodil Festival
11th-12th April 2020, 10am -4.30pm, Backhouse Rossie Estate, by Auchtermuchty, Fife KY15 7UZ
Tickets have gone on sale for Scotland’s Daffodil Festival. The festival takes place at Backhouse Rossie Estate near Auchtermuchty in Fife, an opportunity to see the national collection of daffodils, growing alongside other spring flowers in the historic estate grounds with views to the Lomond Hills.
The festival line-up included in your ticket price offers an opportunity to explore the beautifully restored walled gardens and grounds, hear some of the Royal Horticulture Society Expert Talks, take part in Garden Tours and a Championship Putting Competition with 2020 Trophy award. Local food, drink, books, plants and natural products will be on sale alongside the fun of the Vintage Fair Stalls,
and Heritage Centre display. There is also a Daffodil Woodland Walk to a historic Covenanter’s Tomb. Wild garden with early daffodils supporting pollinators in springtime. Younger visitors can enjoy a special Bear Walk.
The gardens at Backhouse Rossie includesome of the first daffodil cultivars ever created in the UK by the current owners’ ancestors. Thousands of different historic, modern and scented daffodils will be on display. Auricula, hyacinths, tulips and other spring flowers adorn the walled garden which contains themes of Art and Science. There is even a Woodland Chocolate Egg Hunt!
For information and to book Tickets; £5.50 (adult) other ticket prices are available, see: backhouserossie.co.uk/scotlands-national-daffodil-festival. To pre book expert talks, garden tours and putting tee times after ticket purchase contact; [email protected]or phone; 08444 414 5803