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Out & about: September

Out & about: September

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

Big ideas for little plots: Edible hanging basket

Big ideas for little plots: Edible hanging basket

Flowering plants are as versatile in the kitchen as they are in the garden, says Kathy Brown in her new book, The Edible Flower Garden. Try this lovely summer-herb hanging basket for rich pickings from a small space. Read more »

Trade secrets

Trade secrets

Indulge your wild side and make wild flowers part of your patch whatever its size, says Trevor Dines, botanical specialist from wild plant conservation society Plantlife. Read more »

Step-by-step Autumn Shallots

Step-by-step Autumn Shallots

From golden orange to rosy red, these undemanding alliums will overwinter happily to give you small, sweet bulbs next year that are fantastic caramelised or pickled, and even better in a tart. Read more »

Out & about: August

Out & about: August

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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 »

Trade secrets

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

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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 »