kitchen garden
Diary of a Brand New Kitchen Garden
Having been brought up on a farm the outdoors had been a huge part of…
getting the garden spring ready 2
Spring Forward: Getting the Garden Summer-Ready Now – Part 2
I ended last week on an optimistic note; the weather report promising that high pressure…
getting the garden spring ready1
Spring Forward: Getting the Garden Summer-Ready Now – Part 1
Glancing through the glazed panoramas of widescreen doors, watching the tail-end of a bruising January…
8 winter trees
Top 8 winter trees & shrubs with splendid barks & foliage
Welcome to the second in our series on plants for creating winter interest in your…
winter garden boost
Cool Yule: 6 plants that give the winter garden a boost
The countdown to Christmas is on and a little cool yule in the garden can…
orchard
Tis the season….to be planting & pruning an orchard
Drawing back the curtains to find a carpet of glittering frost might seem like an…
painterly tulips
9 Painterly Tulips to Plant Now
Fancy an armful of vintage style blooms in spring? Planting tulips now will bring you…
winter berries
10 Top Fruits & Berries for a Winsome Winter Garden
Winter doesn't have to mean a barren and bare garden, nature has provided beautiful, colourful…
hedge pruning
Revealed: The best time of year to prune trees & hedges

Our horticultural insider’s guide gives you the lowdown on when to prune your trees &…

cyclamen
Glorious in the garden now…..cyclamen

At its best: Providing pretty spring-like colour from early autumn, through the depths of winter…