Feed the birds with nutty apple rings

Treat the wildlife in your garden this winter with these nutty apple rings. This quick winter craft is a great…

How to make bird seed cakes

Feed the birds in your garden this winter with these Christmas inspired birdseed cakes. This simple ‘recipe’ is a great…

How to create a Christmas centrepiece

Bringing the traditional colours of Christmas from the garden, poinsettia, ivy, and pine are some of the most iconic plants…

A win for our website that delivers with ‘imagination and innovation’

At the Garden Media Guild’s annual awards ceremony in London yesterday (21st November) the National Garden Scheme was thrilled to…

Shining through the darkest months: Winter can be beautiful in the garden

With the blossoms and blooms of spring and summer all but forgotten and many gardens closed to the public, you…

Unexpected pleasures: How a sensory garden is supporting local women in York

Veronica Brook, County Organiser for West and South Yorkshire (pictured above left with Gill), visited the Kyra Women’s Project in…

Growing with confidence

For five years the National Garden Scheme has supported a traineeship at The Garden Museum – with the Leffman Trust…

Chloe’s picture wins national competition

Fifteen-year-old Chloe Lawrence from Gloucester was presented with a cheque to buy photographic equipment after winning a national photographic competition.…

The Nation’s Favourite Gardens – Winners Announced

Thousands of you voted for your favourite gardens from our shortlist of 30 of the country’s finest, all of which…

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