18 April 2015 12:00 AM
The Somerset nursery has picked up on a trendy demand for novelties such as oca, New Zealand yams, fruiting fuchsias and Vietnamese coriander
11 April 2015 12:00 AM
04 April 2015 12:00 AM
The demise of an old barrel has given our horticultural expert an idea...
28 March 2015 12:00 AM
Anna Pavord: 'Just because they have interesting leaves, doesn't mean you should stuff your garden with variegated plants'
21 March 2015 12:00 AM
But carefully used, variegated plants are winners, says our gardening correspondent
Anna Pavord: 'No garden can truly thrive without regular mulching - be it of the homemade, hops or mushroom variety'
14 March 2015 12:00 AM
Late winter/early spring is the best time to do the mulching, says our gardening correspondent
28 February 2015 12:00 AM
While the globe is all drama and delight, the Jerusalem is neither an artichoke, nor from Jerusalem. Go figure, says our gardening expert
21 February 2015 12:00 AM
14 February 2015 12:00 AM
Our gardening correspondent reveals the best snowdrop spectaculars this month, from Hodsock Priory to Chippenham Park...
Anna Pavord: 'Stool down hazel, cut back mahonia, and make sure you've got plenty of pyracantha to brighten up February'
07 February 2015 12:00 AM
Every year, round about now, our gardening correspondent goes round the garden making sure that everything that needs air space has got it
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