Features and Advice

Stand out plants: Agapanthus

Add some exotic colour to your pots and planters this season with a fabulous...

Stand out plants in my garden: Fuchsias

Geoff Stonebanks tell us about his love of Fuchsias and the varieties he grows...

Five common garden birds

If you are getting ready for the Big Garden Bird Watch you need to...

Nesting birds

There’s a real energy in the spring garden, from the frantic activity as our...

1 - 24 of 703 posts
Search and filter

Christmas houseplants

The shops are brimming with some beautiful Christmas houseplants at the moment – but some are better than others. Here’s how to get the pick of the pots.

Read more

Buying plants

Martyn Cox continues his beginners guide for gardeners. This week he has plenty of advice on buying plants for your garden.

Read more

Why I love Christmas trees

Geoff Stonebanks outlines his love affair with Christmas trees past and present. I have always loved Christmas, going back as far as I can remember. Throughout the 60’s, 70’s and most of the 80’s, my parents ran a country pub...

Read more

Be hedgehog savvy

Many gardeners have never seen a hedgehog, but that doesn’t mean they don’t live and breed in and around our gardens. Jean Vernon suggests some ways to support these threatened creatures.Jean

Read more