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    Meeting our Patron, King Charles III

    On Friday September 16th, I was honoured to represent the National Botanic Garden of Wales as His Majesty King Charles III and the Queen Consort paid their first visit to Wales since the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

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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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    Cardiff Council Work Placement

    Going to Cardiff for a work placement was interesting because of how different gardens in the middle of a city are compared to here at the National Botanic Garden of Wales because we’re in the countryside.

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    Magical meadows. . . in the making

    At the National Botanic Garden of Wales, we are involved in commercial projects with a range of organisations across Wales.

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    Kate Jones – An Appreciation

    One of our longest serving volunteers has died. Kate Jones was part of small but dedicated team of volunteers who helped turn a few boxes of donated botanical books into the fully listed, organised library that it is now.

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    Flowerpot Podcast – the One with Angharad Phillips

    Bruce Langridge chats to Angharad Phillips about the landscape restoration that has attracted thousands of visitors to the National Botanic Garden of Wales in 2021.

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