From plot to plate

Big ideas for little plots: Living Ladders

Big ideas for little plots: Living Ladders

Turn an old ladder into a vertical gardening space with these nifty space-saving ideas. Read more »

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Trade secrets

With the summer holidays looming, garden designer, writer, and mum-of-three Dawn Isaac gives her top tips on tempting kids away from screens and into the garden. Read more »

Step-by-step Planting for winter

Step-by-step Planting for winter

While the garden is overflowing it's easy to forget to plan ahead, but July
is the perfect time to begin sowing and growing autumn and winter crops. Read more »

Out & about: July

Out & about: July

Your guide to events of interest this coming month Read more »

Big ideas for little plots: Raised bed on concrete

Big ideas for little plots: Raised bed on concrete

Even if your garden is more patio than pasture, you can still find space for a veg patch. Read more »

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Trade secrets

The master of the tomato, Chris Cole – owner of heritage and rare tomato seed suppliers Heirloom Tomatoes – gives his top tips on achieving bumper crops of your own 'love apples'. Read more »

Step-by-step Kohlrabi

Step-by-step Kohlrabi

This unusual veg may look like it's come from another planet but with a flavour reminiscent of turnips, broccoli and celery, and edible, nutty roots as well as stems and leaves, it's well worth the strange looks from your allotment neighbours! Read more »

Out & about: June

Out & about: June

What's going on outside in June? Read more »

Big ideas for little plots: Pumpkins in pots

Big ideas for little plots: Pumpkins in pots

Whether you have a rooftop garden, balcony or small backyard, you can still grow pots of pumpkins. Here's how… Read more »

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Trade secrets

Senior gardener Kate Nicoll from the National Trust's Attingham Park in Shropshire gives her advice on tackling – and eating – weeds! Read more »