Julie Toll – The Manor House, Ayot St Lawrence

Julie Toll has won seven gold medals for show gardens at Chelsea and the six acres of garden at the…

Bunny Guinness – Sibberton Lodge

In her own Cambridgeshire garden, Bunny Guinness demonstrates all the principles that have guided her career as a garden designer…

Bee-friendly: top tips for attracting bees to your garden

May 20th is World Bee Day, but everyday day should be a bee-friendly day in our book. Vital to life…

Update on our position regarding Coronavirus – Exiting the Lockdown

Following the Government’s announcement on 10 May and the additional information that subsequently has been made available, we have assessed…

Socks Orchard; a plantwoman’s wonder

Relaxing and floriferous, this colourful and species rich garden in Axminister, Devon is owned and nurtured by a true plantswoman…

Highdown Gardens, a distinguished rarity

Highdown Gardens is one of a distinguished group of gardens that opened in aid of the National Garden Scheme in…

Eccleston Square – the green heart of Westminster

The heart of London’s Westminster, within a few minutes walk of Victoria Station, is not where you would expect to…

Discover Longden Manor, Shropshire

In the 19th century there was an enormous park of some 250 acres created around Longden Manor and today much…

Cae Newydd, Isle of Anglesey: pastures new

Cae Newydd on the Isle of Anglesey is an informal country garden with outstanding panoramic views out to Snowdonia. The…

Charlie’s water feature tutorial – mind the chickens!

Keeping the children occupied and out of mischief in lockdown has been a constant theme over the last few weeks…

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