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    Dig or no dig, soil has the answer

    Gardeners of old love to dig but is it really the best thing for our soils or our backs? There are many reasons for digging. An alternative no dig way…I’m a big fan of the no dig system. I like to see the joy on peoples faces when I tell them that digging isn’t necessary.

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    Is there really ‘nothing to see’ at this time of year?

    Ayshea Cunniffe-Thomas blogs about things to see in the Garden

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    Daffodils Flower Early

    On my drive to work, I noticed that the daffodils in the hedgebanks of Llanarthne village seemed to be flowering early this year.

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    Fabulous hedgerows on a Welsh country walk

    At the Garden you can enjoy a Welsh country walk and spot some of the delights I saw on my walk and much more.

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    Soil protection to protein, beans have it covered

    Broad beans ‘The Sutton’ and ‘Super Aguadulce’ are doing battle with the rain in the Growing the Future Garden . 2015 was declared International Year of Soil by the UN General Assembly.  Now, with 2 months of what feels like constant rainfall protecting the soil has never been as relevant. The impact of heavy rain on bare soil surface can […]

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    Reintroducing meadow clary, Salvia pratensis to Wales

    The National Botanic Garden of Wales is working with Natural Resources Wales to reintroduce meadow clary, a rare and native plant, to its former home.

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