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    Another piece in the pollinator puzzle: New research reveals fascinating insights into the plants used by bees and hoverflies

    Our Science team’s latest research helps to improve plant recommendation lists by providing evidence of the plants used by bees and hoverflies through the year.

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    Plant recommendations from Botanic Garden research

    The Botanic Garden’s Science Team have been busy researching what plants are visited by pollinators. Their latest paper, published in the Journal of Applied Ecology, helps to improve our understanding of which plants are used across the season, and by which pollinators.

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    Inspiring Spaces: volunteering to bring nature to the Health Board

    Volunteering is at the heart of the Biophilic Wales project. We asked one of the longest standing volunteers, why he comes out with us every Tuesday to transform NHS sites….

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    Flowerpot Podcast – The One with Bob Edwards

    Bruce Langridge chats to Bob Edwards about the fun he’s had volunteering in the Apothecary’s Hall at the National Botanic Garden of Wales

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    Spooky or spectacular: how to identify spiders by their webs

    Did you know that you can tell what kind of spider is lurking based on its web design? Why not give it a go this Halloween and try to identify some of the spiders you come across in your home and garden? This post gives a brief summary of each different web type and which spider families construct them.

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    Gardening your way to a healthier lifestyle

    Is gardening good for your health?

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