Garden & Outdoors

Happy with Herbs

  The great thing about Herbs is that they can be grown practically anywhere in the garden, but best in the sun. If grown in free draining soil, they will reward you with a delightful display of aromatic and colourful foliage. Little wonder that more…

Watering Your Garden

  Helen Dillon, the world renowned gardener, provides some top-notch advice and tips on watering your garden. Having water available on tap in various spots around the garden means that you don't put off watering something that needs it. We have placed large wooden barrels…

Trees for a Small Garden

  The paperbark maple (Acer griseum, height to 12m/40ft) is a beautiful small Chinese tree with shining cinnibar-red peeling bark, magical when slivers of bark are backlit by the sun. Birches give a lovely airy effect, the fluttering leaves casting a veil rather than a…
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