The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) is one of the world’s leading botanic gardens and renowned centre for plant science, conservation and education. Its internationally acclaimed living collection of plants is located across four Gardens, Edinburgh, Benmore, Dawyck and Logan, which attract over one million visitors a year.
The Publications team publishes books to inspire and inform readers about the fascinating world of plants and fungi. Topics include botany, horticulture, science, botanical art, history, gardening and children’s interest. The books offer something of interest for a wide audience from botanists and academics to the general public of all ages.
Established: RBGE was founded in 1670, the publications office opened in 1986
Publications (yearly average): 4
Types of books published: Botanical, horticultural, scientific, art, history, general interest
Submission details: Submit a book synopsis along with a book proposal outlining potential markets and 3 sample chapters.