the garden blog

Welcome to the Green City Garden!

Read about our projects, sustainable living in the city and guest blogs from our green experts…

  • Meet Aoife from Zero Waste Cardiff…

    It’s #plasticfree July and maybe you have taken the plunge and are trying to reduce the plastic in your life….

  • Glitter without the litter

    Ok so I’m an eco-enthusiast but … I LOVE GLITTER! It’s not like I want to be covered in it…

  • Beat plastic waste at festivals

    Today is World Environment day and so many people & organisations are sharing great tips on how we can minimise…

  • LOVE your sewing machine

    WE LOVE our #GreenSquirrel community and you let us know what types of skills you wanted to learn this year…

  • Create an upcycled urban garden

    Last weekend we were at RHS Cardiff…dreaming of this glorious weather that is now upon us! Despite the dreary weather…

  • Help us save the mermaids

    I’m sure I don’t have to tell you that plastic is becoming a big problem. Especially when it ends up…

  • The Green Squirrel Story

    When Hannah Garcia knocked on the door of my flat in Adamsdown back in 2012 to collect a tonne of…