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    A Hint of Orange

    If you’ve been through the Boulder Garden at all this summer then you may have noticed our California Poppies making a splash. You’ll find them in the large, round bed right next to the Western entrance of the Great Glasshouse. Last year, half of this bed had to be thoroughly dug over and, by spring, […]

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    Flowerpot Podcast- The One with Dr. Laura Jones

    Laura explains how being based at a botanic garden has really helped in her research, including helping Wales be the first country in the world to DNA barcode its native flora.  

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    Flowerpot Podcast – The One with Will Ritchie

    I’ve begun a series of podcasts to help our visitors and even ourselves to understand what makes a garden a ‘botanic’ garden.

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    Live Well Growers – Carl

    This group really helps me to get back my confidence and carry on in life.

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    Flowerpot Podcast – The One with James Kettle

    In this week’s Flowerpot podcast, I’m talking to our Horticultural Supervisor James Kettle about looking after plant collections in a botanic garden.

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    Flowerpot Podcast – The One with Sarah Williams

    Sarah’s worked in a few places around the Botanic Garden and so is a great guest to help to explain how a modern botanic garden works.

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