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
31 January 2015 12:00 AM
Holly is one of the UK's native evergreens and still commands great respect in the countryside, says Anna Pavord
24 January 2015 12:00 AM
The history of how the herbal, or plant encyclopaedia, came into being is a surprisingly rich one, says Anna Pavord
17 January 2015 12:00 AM
Our recent spate of long, frost-free autumns has suited asters' pattern of growth, says our gardening expert
10 January 2015 12:00 AM
Our intrepid gardener Anna Pavord travels to a remote plateau on the borders of Sikkim and West Bengal
03 January 2015 12:00 AM
Our gardening correspondent has been thinking of ways that she could cut down on the work that needs to be done
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