Gardening through the tough times of lockdown

Jan Rogers MBE, who opens Ponthafren, a community garden in Newtown, Powys for the National Garden Scheme talks about her…

World Mental Health Day 2020; How gardens can contribute to mental health for all

On October 10th, the National Garden Scheme supports the importance of World Mental Health Day and its theme mental health…

Castor House named a winner in Perennial’s HortAid-20 Gardening Competition

We’re delighted to announce that Castor House in Peterborough and owners Ian and Claire Winfrey have been named as winners…

How well do you know your garden?

Every garden will have its own, unique set of conditions which will largely determine what can be grown successfully. Although…

The best things in life are trees; tips and hints to get you planting

Planting trees  Trees are a vital part of our wild and domestic landscape – they are essential for people, wildlife and the…

National Garden Scheme Annual Lecture 2020 – Media Partner – Gardens Illustrated

The National Garden Scheme is delighted to have Gardens Illustrated as its Media Partner for the 2020 Annual Lecture ‘Gardens…

Annual Lecture; ‘Gardens are for People’ with Tom and Sue Stuart-Smith

National Garden Scheme Annual Lecture – Wednesday, 11th November 2020, 7pm Tom and Sue Stuart-Smith are one of the most…

In a lockdown garden; 56 St Agnes Road, Birmingham

For many, 2020 has been a year of challenge and uncertainty. But one of the constants has been the sheer…

Coconut, raspberry and peanut slice

On the last Friday of September, Macmillan Cancer Support are inviting everyone to take part in their annual World’s Biggest…

Seasonal courgette chutney

If you have a glut of courgettes this September, this chutney is the perfect solution! This recipe will make roughly…

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