Welcome to Rumbling Bridge Nursery

Hello and welcome to Rumbling Bridge Nursery. Here you can find out about our nursery's setting, plants and ethos. Keep the page bookmarked to check back frequently, as we'll be keeping the site fresh with news, pictures and a fresh look at each season's new plants.

We now offer a Year Round Mail Order service, and are open to the public, by prior arrangement. If you wish to visit, please call us on
01577 840160, or email us.

About the Nursery

We are based in the small village of Rumbling Bridge near Kinross, a somewhat micro-climate at high altitude for growing our unique collections of rare alpines and woodland plants.

The business has been run for over fourteen years on the site of an old Victorian nursery, which supplied the old Briglands estate in which it is located, with fruit, vegetables and other produce. When we took over the site it was in a state of great disrepair, with a huge Victorian wrought iron and wooden glasshouse which had sadly drifted beyond repair. The site was overgrown with waist height grass and unfortunately placed trees. Now, a fully fledged nursery, weed free, with three polytunnels and complementary stock gardens.

SRGC Shows 2014

This year we’ll have a plant stall at seven Scottish Rock Garden Club Shows:

15th February – Dunblane Early Bulb Display

22nd March – Stirling Show – Kincardine

12th April – Edinburgh and the Lothians – 75th Anniversary Show

19th April – Perth Show

26th April – Highland Show Show – Nairn

3rd May – Glasgow Show – Milngavie

23rd August – SRGC Summer Meeting – Dunblane

Hopefully we’ll see you there,
-Graeme and Hilary

Posted : February 5th, 2014

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2014 mail order catalogue

Our new 2014 Retail mail order catalogue is available now.

The service is available all year round. Please find the Mail order catalogue here.

To order, just use the form to send us your selections, or email them to hello@rumblingbridgenursery.co.uk.

For full details, see the mail order page.


Posted : November 27th, 2013

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Gardening Scotland 2013

Our Silver Gilt award winning display at ‘Gardening Scotland’, 2013.

We were also presented with Best New Floral Exhibitor award. Thanks to everyone who came to support us, and for your appreciation!

Posted : June 7th, 2013

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Nursery open by appointment

From Summer 2013, the Nursery is now open to the public by prior arrangement.

If you wish to visit us, please call, or email us at hello@rumblingbridgenursery.co.uk in advance to arrange a suitable time.

Posted : May 28th, 2013

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Gardening Scotland 2013

Look out for our alpine show garden at ‘Gardening Scotland‘ 2013, on 31st May, 1st and 2nd June. Hope to see many of our gardening friends there.

Posted : March 16th, 2013

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