Nature

Aug08

Cardiff Museum Herbarium Catalogue

I recently discovered that Cardiff Museum has a huge Herbarium catalogue and an extensive archive of botanical drawings, wax botanical models and various specimen collections residing in its backstage corridors. The collection is maintained by a small...
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Apr25

RHS Cardiff 2015

The RHS Flower Show in Cardiff has become a yearly outing for our family. It appears in the centre of Bute Park and attracts more and more green-fingered visitors every year – a perfect opportunity to celebrate the arrival of Spring! One of the...
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Jan27

Our Back Garden: The View We Overlook

After a begrudging absence from the Snowdon hike my friends made last year, it seemed I had subconsciously added it to a List Of Things I Would Like To Do. Alongside The Pocket Pirate, I work as a dresser backstage – the flurry of activity during...
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Oct15

Kew Gardens

After scouring the various weekends between our the end of the summer and Christmas, ridiculously there were only seemed to be 1 sensible weekend that my husband and I could set aside to finally visit Kew Gardens. September came and went in a busy flurry,...
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