Bright ideas for your Big Day

Bright ideas for your Big Day

If you want some great ideas for your Big Day then make a date with the Wedding Fair at the National Botanic Garden of Wales on Sunday October 26. Organised by Wonderland Wedding Promotions, the fair runs from 11am-4pm and promises to be a lot of fun as well as a lot of help for […]

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Magical mushrooms

Magical mushrooms

The third annual Wales Fungus Day is promising to be the biggest and best yet. Taking place at the National Botanic Garden on Sunday October 12, it will feature some of Wales’ top experts, a wild mushroom ‘cook-up’, a special (and unique) fungi patchwork exhibition, as well as family activities – including wooden-mushroom painting – […]

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 Uke cannot be serious!

Uke cannot be serious!

The ukulele player’s motto is: “It’s hard not to smile when you have a ukulele in your hand”. So, imagine how much fun it will be to see the Stroud Ukulele Orchestra in action. They are performing at the National Botanic Garden of Wales on Saturday October 11 as part of the group’s annual trip […]

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Treasure hunt

Treasure hunt

The Big Autumn Antiques Weekend takes place at the National Botanic Garden of Wales on October 4 and 5. There is a promise of high-quality china, jewellery, silver, textiles and furniture, as well as countless curios many smaller collectables. So, something for everyone at this event, organised by Derwen Antiques, which will be using various venues […]

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Good day, neighbour

Good day, neighbour

The National Botanic Garden of Wales has declared Friday September 12, 2014, to be “Meet the Neighbours day”, which means free entry for anyone able to prove they live in the SA31 postcode area. This special ‘Postcode Day’ initiative includes key talks by Garden staff and behind-the-scenes tours. Head of Marketing, David Hardy said: “We’ve […]

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In the Great Glasshouse

July 8th 2014 – Our group was busy in the Great Glasshouse as can be seen from this slide-show. Even now there are still some fungi around as well as insects of all kinds. Slideshows require the Flash Player and a browser with Javascript support. If any volunteer or member is interested in joining us please send an […]

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Vote for the Garden

The National Botanic Garden has made it on to a shortlist of landmark attractions in the running to be crowned ‘National Treasure’.   The National Lottery has launched the campaign, which gives the people of Wales the chance to choose their favourite face and perfect place. The famous faces vying for the iconic status of […]

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Nefoedd Wen! Yr Ardd yn cael statws arbennig

Nefoedd Wen! Yr Ardd yn cael statws arbennig

Dyfarnwyd satws Lleoliad Ddarganfod Ffurfafen Dywyll i Ardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol – yr ardd fotaneg gyntaf ym Mhrydain i ennill yr anrhydedd hwn. Mae hwn yn gydnabyddiaeth swyddogol gan bartneriaeth Ddarganfod y Ffurfafen Dywyll o ansawdd y ffurfafen y nos dros yr atyniad yn Llanarthne. Mae’r Ardd yn un o 25 o safleoedd swyddogol ‘ffurfafen dywyll’ […]

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Bwyd o Ansawdd ar y Fwydlen

Bwyd o Ansawdd ar y Fwydlen

Cynhyrchwyr bwyd lleol yw sêr Ffair Fwyd mis Ionawr Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru (Ionawr 25-26), a byddan nhw’n darparu gwledd gyda blas rhyngwladol. Yn ymyl gwerthwyr bwritos, baklava, tapas, melysyn Twrci, siocled Gwlad Belg a chorizo, bydd arbenigwyr mewn bara lawr, pice ar y ma’n, mêl lleol, caws Dyffryn Cothi, wyn Cwm Gwaun, a chwrw […]

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Clasur o Benwythnos yn yr Ardd

Clasur o Benwythnos yn yr Ardd

Bydd Ffair Henebion yr Ardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol yn canolbwyntio ar grochenwaith, peintiadau a brethynnau Cymreig ar benwythnos Ionawr 11 a 12. Mae’r Ardd yn lleoliad syfrdanol ac eiconig ar gyfer y digwyddiad poblogaidd hwn, sydd yn cynnwys mwy na 50 o stondinau. Bydd amrwyiaeth eang iawn o stondinau o dan fwa rhyfeddol Y Tŷ Gwydr […]

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