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Small copper butterfly

But now butterflies are declining more rapidly in urban areas than in the countryside – with some species in danger of dying out. A study by Butterfly Conservation, the University…

A paved front garden

In future, the run-off in London could be equivalent to 100 Olympic swimming pools, overwhelming the drainage system. Dr David Kelly, of Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, examined the potential impact that…

Leading bulb company teams up with the Dutch masters of garden colour With 70 years’ experience providing gardening products directly to customers, Bakker.com is a long-established, reliable company that is forward…

Snowdrop Market Cross

John Glover, 67, from Lewes in East Sussex, beat off competiton from 120 ‘galanthophiles’ to see the unnamed snowdrop crowned ‘Market Cross.’ The snowdrop was discovered at Myddelton House Gardens…