Wild Flowers Illustration

Wild-flower gardening requires little time and effort, but it does not mean simply leaving your plot to run wild. Follow our advice for...

bee on a flower

One-third of our global food supply is pollinated by bees, without them we're doomed. It is due to this vital pollinating activity...

Child playing in the summer garden

The summer holidays means 6 weeks of finding fun-filled activities for the kids. If you end up babysitting the little darlings while...

Petunia and geranium summer flowers

Summer bedding can be bought in a range of sizes, from seed to flowering plants, and is available by mail order or from garden centres....

Summer garden

Many tender perennials are at their best in late summer, when they provide a jolly splash of colour. They are more drought tolerant than...

Poppies in a summer garden

Gardens traditionally burst with colour in June and July as many perennial plants reach their peak. Roses are also at their best, and...

Sprinkler system watering the garden

Using some form of watering system in your garden will save you time, will irrigate your plants more effectively and more efficiently...

Colourful birdhouses hand painted

You might want to rebuild some of these gorgeous birdhouses to house yourself. Quirky, beautiful, silly and always practical, here are...

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