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Glasshouse photographs, Inverleith, Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Royal Botanic Garden News£35m proposals abandoned due to threatened funding cuts: scheme to replace the Britain’s largest glasshouse halted despite officials warning they have an “appalling carbon footprint”.

Plant Houses Edinburgh

The current glasshouses (1967 by the PSA) cost a huge sum in repair and general maintenance and have massive running costs. Long-term a new efficient and sustainable glasshouse needs to be constructed, the only question – given current financial strictures – should be ‘when’. 11 Nov 2010

Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh Photos

Temperate Palm House
Tallest Victorian glasshouse in the world, 1858
Palm House – exterior:
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Palm House – interior:
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Plant Houses
Property Services Agency – PSA, 1967
Modern greenhouse building:
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The landscape around the south side of the Plant Houses building
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The Herbarium
New Herbarium and Library Building:
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The Terrace Cafe
Botanic Gardens Cafe, adj. Inverleith House:
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Inverleith House
David Henderson, 1774
Inverleith House : north facade & south facade
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Botanics East Gate
Ben Tindall Architects
Botanics East Gate
Edinburgh Botanic Gardens : photos © Adrian Welch jan 2007

Edinburgh Botanic Gardens Competition
won by Edward Cullinan Architects 2003

West Gate:
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gardens image from RBGE

Botanics Shop, West Gate
Ben Tindall

Edinburgh Botanic Gardens – East Gate:
Edinburgh Botanic Gardens East Gate
photograph © Adrian Welch

Edward Cullinan Architects in Edinburgh:
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