Recently, I needed to cover a trellis to the front of my property. Wanting privacy and increase appeal, I wrote a list of scented evergreen climbers.
If you are looking for something unusual, easy to grow, hardy and will guarantee colour during the winter months, then look no further than the humble Cyclamen.
Preserve your gladioli varieties season after season with expert tips on storing gladioli overwinter in a frost-free environment.
Advice on Weigela Pruning. How to get this foxglove-like shrub flowering every year. When to prune Weigela for better blooms.
Grow plants and vegetation in your garden? Remember that good topsoil means good growing. For plants to thrive - topsoil is essential.
Organic methods for avoiding the dreaded potato blight which will turn your potatoes into a black mush unless quick treatment.
Courgette can take a real hammering from powdery mildew. Here are a few resistant varieties and methods for minimising infection.
Making your own hypertufa pots and stone effect trough couldn't be easier. The effects are truly stunning and very cheap to construct.
Get the most out of your outdoor space and cram in your favourite flowering plants to create your own cottage garden.
As our gardens shrink, it's a good idea to start growing our vegetables in containers. There are many benefits to this method of gardening.
An organic guide for growing runner beans in any size garden. How to get the most out of your crop and recommended bean varieties.
Here are some vegetable selections that you might want to try if you want to use the space in your garden sparingly
A quick guide to growing, pruning and feeding Passiflora caerulea. An introduction to other varieties of the Passion Flower
There are so many dowel kits to choose from - buying exotic mushrooms can be expensive, but it's easy to grow them from your own back garden in logs.
Growing flowers in a dry garden can be a real challenge. Here is a list of drought resistant flowering plants.
A quick guide to fruiting cherry tree varieties to grow in your garden