What are ground cover plants?

Geoff Stonebanks explores how plants hug and cover different surfaces at Driftwood.

Creating Winter drama in containers

Give your faded baskets and plants a new lease of life to create your...

Winter edibles to grow and pick now

As the garden starts to slow, there are still plenty of edibles to pick,...

What do I need to know about feeding garden birds?

It might sound daft but there’s a bit more to feeding the birds than...

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Grow nasturtiums

Nasturtiums reward you in many ways, with edible leaves, flowers and seeds and best of all, they are easy to grow from seed.

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Hedgehogs are the gardeners’ friend, they are now in serious decline and need all the help that we can give them. As the weather warms up our prickly garden friends emerge from hibernation.

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Five easy vegetables

Growing your own vegetables in the garden is easy. Graham Rice chooses five easy veg to grow including courgette, onion, chard, lettuce & radish.

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Ornamental garden grasses

Grasses really can be great garden plants and the most wonderful thing about them is that they need very little investment by way of time and effort according to Neil Lucas.

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New website for Richard Jackson

Welcome to my new website. Gardeners love sharing tips and ideas, and I hope my website will help and inspire everyone, especially new gardeners, to make more of their outdoor space.

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