Finding Fabulous Fairy Cups

At the latest Bute Park Conservation Day not only did the team prune back brambles along the woodland path through Blackweir and improve path boundaries, but also found some wonderful scarlet “fairy cups” growing on rotting sticks and branches. Scarlet fairy cups (a.k.a. scarlet elf cups) are the fruiting body of a fungi called Sarcoscypha […]

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Stickman Success!

Thank you to everyone who came and enjoyed the ‘Stickman’ activity sessions yesterday.  We all had a fantastic time using our stirring sticks to make magic potions and making dancing sticks to wave as we explored the trees! All of the children (and the adults!) made their own stick people to take home, which were great! Hope […]

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The start of spring in Bute Park!

A few photos of spring bulbs taken today on a beautiful sunny and busy day around the park, including a close up of a honey bee! If you have any photos of spring emerging in Bute Park, we would love to see them! Please email them to butepark@cardiff.gov.uk    

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