The castle is known for its gardens, described by Historic Scotland as «the best example of formal terraced gardens in Scotland.» It is situated in Muthill parish, 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) south of Crieff. Finely clipped Taxus species, Antirrhinums in the summer and roses galore. Blair Castle Blair Castle gardens are at Blair Atholl off the A9, 5 miles north of Pitlochry.the Hercules Garden at Blair Castle is approx 2 acres and is a beautiful restoration of the formal original walled Jacobean garden. Formal gardens were created in the 17th century and it is in this style the gardens greatly remain, covering an area of 65 acres.
The tranquillity of the gardens makes them a perfect setting to stroll amongst the well-manicured plantings or sit and absorb the atmosphere. Wester Cloquhat Bridge of Cally, Perthshire PH10 7JP Turn off A93 just north of Bridge of Cally and follow signs for mile Enlarged in 2001 to include a water garden. Auchleeks is a classical Georgian house with a large herbaceous walled garden in a beautiful glen setting surrounded by hills and mature trees.
Tullybannocher Plant Centre is just beyond Comrie, located beside the restaurant. Drummond Castle and gardens The mansion Drummond Castle is located in Perthshire, Scotland. Ardmaddy Castle, by Oban Open Day: 1 January – 31 December, 9am – dusk Visit in early summer to experience a riot of colour courtesy of blooming candelabra primulas, irises and rodgersias.