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  • Canna - Scotland's Gardens Open Day

    Canna - Scotland's Gardens Open Day

    Dates:Dates between : Sat 3 May - Wed 13 Aug Location:Canna

    Help us raise funds for the Scotland's Gardens Scheme and enjoy a day in our beautiful garden.

    Details


    Formerly derelict 2 acre walled garden brought back to life following a 5 year restoration project. There is soft fruit, top fruit, vegetables, ornamental lawns and flower beds.

    There is also a stunning 80ft Escallonia arch. The garden has been replanted to attract bees, butterflies and moths.

    The woodland walks outside walls are not to be missed along with the spectacular views of neighbouring islands.

    Don't miss your chance to see this gem.

    Directions: Access Isle of Canna via Calmac ferry from Mallaig pier.

    Dates & Times:

    • 13 Aug 2014 : 10:30 - 16:00

    Prices:

    • Adult : £ 3.00

    Contact:

    For more information please phone 01687 462998 or email sconnor@nts.org.uk

Boasting stunning scenery, a temperate climate and a sheltered harbour, Canna is the most westerly of the Small Isles of the Inner Hebrides, and also one of the most hospitable.

Along with its smaller neighbour Sanday, Canna has been a site of continuous settlement for 9,000 years, with a small population of inhabitants remaining to this day. The two islands are now linked by a footbridge.

Known as ‘the garden of the Hebrides’, Canna has fertile soils, green meadows and abundant wildlife. It has been recognised as a bird sanctuary since 1938, and supports over 20,000 breeding seabirds, including puffins, razorbills and guillemots.

Canna House also contains an extensive and unrivalled Gaelic library, curated by previous owners, Dr John Lorne Campbell and his wife Margaret Fay Shaw.


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