Lesley Upton

Lesley Upton
Amateur Gardening 6 October 2018 cover

In Amateur Gardening 6 October 2018 we have free seeds worth £2.29, plus 9 new bulbs for spring, 5 top asters to grow and news about plastic pots that you

Amateur Gardening cover 22 Sept 2018 for web

In Amateur Gardening 22 September 2018 we have free seeds worth £2.29, plus top perennials for blazing borders and compact climbers for small spaces

Amateur Gardening cover Aug 25 2018 for web

In Amateur Gardening 25 August 2018 we have free seeds worth £2.05, plus jobs to do during the bank holiday, 9 of the best shrubs and money-saving tips

Amateur Gardening 18 August 2018 cover for web

In Amateur Gardening 18 August 2018 – free seeds worth £2.05, plus top tips for summer, six of the best hexes, how to create your own potager

Amateur Gardening 11 August 2018 cover for web

In Amateur Gardening 11 August 2018 free seeds worth £2.29, plus growing asters, how to prune roses and the ultimate guide to deadheading

Amateur Gardening Aug 4 2018 cover

In Amateur Gardening 4 August 2018, free seeds worth £2.29, plus great ways to make blooms last longer, hot-weather advice, take cuttings from pinks

ETBT1G Foxgloves in a cottage garden. Path leading to hut.

  There’s so much to celebrate about footloose and fancy-free self-seeders. These plants are annuals, biennials or perennials that simply scatter copious amounts of seed. For this reason, they pop…

CP43B7 Gradener mowing the lawn in april. Cutting the grass. Gardening jobs

  Measure twice, cut once. If you want to do something well it pays to do it twice, whether you’re pruning – check twice before you cut – or planting…

On test: Lawn seed and fertiliser spreaders

Distributing lawn seed for a new lawn, or to thicken up your existing grass, can be a haphazard business if it’s broadcast by hand. The same applies to lawn feed,…

Amateur Gardening June 9 2018

In Amateur Gardening 9 June 2018 – free seeds worth £2.29, 9 late-flower plants for long-lasting colour, top tips for growing pansies, plus on test: non-plastic eco-friendly plant pots