Garden Inspiration

Make the most of your garden with ideas and inspiration from our experts.

Winning with Flower Power

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Retired horticulturist Les Coombs has used Flower Power since it was first introduced ten years ago. This year he has won six first prizes for his garden. Here’s his story.

My Flower Power story

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Flower Power helped us win three garden competitions this season, says award winning garden owners Alex Redfern and Joe Shannon

Five ways with houseleeks

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Houseleeks (or sempervivums) are really easy to grow, hardy and come in a fantastic variety. Jean Vernon suggests five ways of growing these fabulous plants.

cane topper

Make garden cane toppers

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Make some bright and cheery cane toppers for the garden, they will protect your eyes and make a jaunty splash of colour. Clare Matthews gets the children involved in this garden project.