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    Honeybees tell the story of the UK’s changing landscape over the last 65 years

    Natural historians, scientists and government agencies have made detailed records over this time, but they are not the only witnesses to this changing world.

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    My first three months at the Garden

    I’ve already written a couple of blog posts, but I thought I should introduce myself! I’m Katie, and I’m a placement student based in the Science Centre. I’m here for ten months as part of my Biology degree at the University of York. Whilst I’m here, I will mainly be involved in the Saving Pollinators […]

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    Bruce and Ben – The Flowerpot Men Podcast: Episode 4

    In this episode, Bruce and Ben are discussing tools and their intricacies as well as unusual edibles that are growing in the Botanic Garden

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    Where are all the bees?

    It’s December. The autumn colours have disappeared, the days are getting darker and long summer days seem a distant memory. Us humans prepare for winter by wrapping up warm and spending the majority of our time inside, but how do bees survive this harsh season?

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    Bees in winter

    A question I am often asked at this time of the year, “do the bees die off or hibernate over Winter?”

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    Taking Cuttings

    Growing the Future’s Horticultural Trainer, Ben, has written this helpful guide on taking cuttings in the garden.

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