Inspirational small gardens; a tiny taster 

Mention the National Garden Scheme and many will think of the beautiful, large country gardens that it opens for charity.…

The diary of a winter garden

Last May the owners of the glorious Old Rectory at Brandon Parva in Norfolk opened their locked down gates to…

The colours of an early spring garden in the Shropshire hills

Nestled in the South Shropshire hills, Edge Villa is a two-acre garden full of blooms and abuzz with life. Over…

Learning through lockdown

Elinor James is an apprentice at the National Botanic Garden of Wales. Her apprenticeship was made possible through the generous…

The first signs of spring in Algars Manor, Gloucestershire

After a long winter, the first signs of spring are beginning to appear in Algars Manor, Gloucestershire. Peppered amongst the…

Celebrating the romance of roses this Valentine’s Day

“A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.” – Leo Buscaglia In the language of flowers,…

What to grow in the greenhouse this February

As with almost everything associated with gardening, the choice of what to grow in the greenhouse in February will be…

An early spring garden walk in Wales…

Located in Southerndown in the Vale of Glamorgan, Slade is protected from the coastal breezes by a native woodland and…

February in the garden: protecting, planting, pruning and putting in the preparation …

As the days slowly lengthen there is a real sense that longer, brighter days are not so far away. Snowdrops…

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