Graham Rice

Author bio:

Graham Rice

Graham Rice is an award-winning garden writer and blogger with
special interests in perennials, annuals and container plants, and
choosing plants for specific garden situations. His blog Transatlantic
was awarded Garden Blog Of The Year in 2014 and his
Royal Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Perennials was awarded
Garden Book of The Year.

There are 19 articles by Graham:

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Five winter-flowering plants

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Choose some great plants that flower in winter to add interest to your garden. Plantsman Graham Rice chooses his five favourite winter beauties.


Five bulbs to plant and forget

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Plan ahead and plant bulbs this autumn for weeks of colour next spring. Graham Rice has five garden stalwarts you can buy and plant now.


Plants to avoid if you have kids

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Avoid plants with prickles, thorns and toxic sap to keep children safe in the garden with advice from Graham Rice.


5 plants to gobsmack visitors

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Surprise visitors to your garden with huge sunflowers, gigantic pumpkins, stinky lilies and big dahlias. Here’s 5 unusual plants to grow.

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Grow a rainbow

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If you love beauty and colour in your garden take a look at these plants. Each type offers a huge variety of colours to bring your garden alive.


Five plants to smother weeds

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Choose to grow ground cover plants in your garden to naturally smother weeds. They cover the ground and don’t leave any spaces where weeds can grow.