Gardening tips: plant violets

Then cut back winter jasmine and visit Lanhydrock in Cornwall to see the magnoliasPlant this I would gladly...

The joy of growing extinct plants

Some plants can no longer survive in the wild, but hand-pollinated seeds allow them to live on in your home patch

Tips For Moving Your House The Right Way

Packing is an important yet very tiresome part of moving into a new house. You need to know how to pack properly....

Windows Replacement – What You Need To Know

The windows in your home are your windows to the world – and you need them to function effectively and efficiently to...

A blue to light your home – and your G&T

Blossom from the easy-to-grow butterfly pea plant adds an amazing azure hue to food and drinkHaving grown...

In the cold, there’s hungry birds, thick ice and frogs to liberate

The pond ice was an inch thick, so Allan Jenkins broke through with a heavy hoe and launched Operation Free the Frogs...

Why I’ve turned my house into a home for rescued plants

I like to feel that I’m rescuing them, but maybe it’s the other way aroundThere’s a greenhouse...

How to get the best harvest from seed potatoes

Our gardening expert on the case for chitting spuds before planting themIt is most likely too late...

Graphic scenes in a rural Kent home

Designer Anthony Burrill and his wife Emma have embraced country house living on their own termsIf you...

Three neglected herbs to enrich your kitchen garden

Plant lovage, hyssop and summer savory for both your patch and your table’s sakeAs a botanist obsessed...

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