Stocking fillers for gardeners

Do you need to fill a gardener’s Christmas Stocking with a few garden related...

Christmas gifts for houseplant parents

What can I buy for a houseplant addict for Christmas? Jean Vernon offers some...

How can I make my garden containers more festive?

Geoff Stonebanks shares his festive tips and plants for garden containers.

Robins in the garden

In the depths of winter the gardener’s friend, the robin becomes the star of...

Features and Advice

Winter bird care

The garden is rich in autumn fruit, seeds, nuts and berries and also insects, but competition is fierce. Here are 5 ways to help the birds over winter.

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Berries for birds

Grow some plants in the garden that bear berries to help birds through the winter. Pyracantha, ivy, holly and cotoneaster are all good choices.

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Grow fabulous hellebores

Hellebore winter flowers are the winter wonders of the garden. These beautiful plants have stunning winter flowers and are a beacon of wonder in the coldest months.

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