As always, the standard of entries in Amberol’s annual photo competition showing our self-watering planters in situ was extremely high. In fact, 2018 was a record-breaking year for entries, making it a tough task for our judges. However, after much deliberation, the winners have been announced.
Wales is already a world leader when it comes to recycling, leading the way in the UK and ranking third in the world for household recycling. Indeed, Wales recently reported a municipal recycling rate of 63%, which exceeded its 58% target.
Whether they’re in a garden, a self-watering planter on the high street or on a table indoors, plants and flowers have the power to lift our mood and make us feel happier. However, as every keen gardener and Britain in Bloom volunteer knows, the ability of flora and fauna to enhance our lives goes far beyond providing an attractive backdrop to our day to day activities.