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    Mystery Hakea!

    At the National Botanic Garden of Wales, we pride ourselves in our plant collection. It makes us different to a display garden and other public gardens in the surrounding area.

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    Flowerpot Podcast – The One with Apprentice Scheme Sponsor Patrick Daniell

    In this latest Flowerpot podcast, Bruce Langridge chats to the benefactor Patrick Daniell about his support for the Botanic Garden’s Horticultural Apprentice Scheme and his emotional attachment to Wales

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    A postcard from down under

    A postcard from Matt Bryant on an RHS and Mediterranean Plants and Garden Society funded work placement in Western Australia.

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    Growing with mycorrhizal fungi

    Making good soil is key to building resilience for the future. Here, I talk about the ways in which we can invite mycorrhizal fungi into our gardens and rebuild the soil, including methods that are being used here at the Botanic Garden

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    Sowing seeds for the future. . . wildflower meadows

    Every August, we sustainably harvest seed and ‘green hay’ from our wildflower rich meadows in the Waun Las National Nature Reserve.

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    Eden Project Placement Week

    The Eden Project was my first choice of placement because it has unique large biomes, and I was interested to see the ways in which they were both similar and different from our own Great Glasshouse.

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