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    The other daughter

    Elizabeth was the first daughter of Sir William Paxton, the man who commissioned the Regency waterpark in which the National Botanic Garden of Wales now stands.

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    The Physicians of Myddfai revisited

    I have been using the Garden’s library to get a clearer picture of the work of the apothecary and have been pleased to rediscover the story of the Physicians of Myddfai

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    Team have fingers crossed

    Regency restoration project second round HLF bid submitted

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    A book of white flowers… and one red rose

    What links frozen lobsters and boil-in-the-bag porridge, with an exquisite collection of flower pictures and one of the world’s best known humanitarian organisations?

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    Mushrooms, medicine and myth

    Puhpohwee for the People: a narrative account of some uses of Fungi among the Ahnishinaubeg is a long title for a book of only 44 pages!

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    Introducing… a surprising library

    Most visitors to the National Botanic Garden of Wales probably don’t even know we have a library. We may be one of the Garden’s best kept secrets… but we don’t want to stay hidden!  We welcome visitors whether researchers, students, the Garden’s members, or indeed anyone interested. Because the library is run entirely by volunteers, […]

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