Welcome to New Hopetoun Gardens

more than just a garden centre...



Beef & Rhubarb Bowl

  Delicious Winter Beef & Rhubarb Recipe Chop and fry 2 medium onions until soft. Add 500g Stewing steak cut into 2cm cubes until brown. Season with salt and pepper and 3/4 tsp allspice. Add water until the meat
Read More


New Hopetoun Gardens
Award-winning Garden Centre in Edinburgh

More than just a garden centre

Hello and welcome to our Award-Winning New Hopetoun Gardens Garden Centre.

Situated to the west of Edinburgh, Dougal Philip and Lesley Watson first set-up the garden centre over 30 years ago. New Hopetoun Gardens has grown well over the years. Now, with a well-stocked gift shop, our popular Orangery tearoom, and a fantastic reputation as one of Edinburgh’s best-stocked garden centres, we continue to focus on variety, choice and quality.




more than just a garden centre...

Our Latest Seasonal News, Offers, Events, Gardening Tips & Recipes

Indoor Winter Crops

Grow your own crops to enjoy on your Winter dinner table…               ...

Pumpkin Soup

Celebrating the pumpkin this weekend in The Orangery! Our Halloween glamour girls will be serving up homemade pumpkin soup (good ...

Miniature Stocking Fillers

Our miniature world just got bigger! Introducing the 'Woodland Knoll Collection'. A delightful new range of beautifully detailed pieces ...



Use our Plant Finder to search our website for useful info and tips on your favourite plants ...
Video Tour

More than just a garden centre

Known locally as The Plant People and run by skilled gardeners with a genuine passion for growing and gardening, we select our garden plants and shrubs very carefully, so we know they will grow well in Scotland. And with 18 individually- themed gardens to explore, you can see for yourself how our bedding plants grow, develop and thrive in our typical Scottish conditions.



Follow these links to find out more about New Hopetoun Garden Centre

Designer Plant Collections

Themed Gardens and Designer Plant Collections Most of our 18 ...
Read More

Miniature Fairy Gardens

Miniature Gardens are becoming really popular in Scotland having been ...
Read More

Garden Projects

Checkout our range of seasonal gardening projects to improve your ...
Read More

Showcase Gardens

Inspirational Showcase Gardens Explore our small gardens each month, from ...
Read More


Award-winning Gift Shop

more than just a garden centre

We’ve also got an award-winning gift shop. An Aladdin’s cave, you’ll find our gift section packed with seasonal, interesting and unusual gift ideas for gardeners and non gardeners alike.