Garden centres have continued to buck High Street gloom, with retail experts predicting that interest in grow-your-own will remain strong this year. The Horticultural Trades Association said UK garden centre…

Gardeners at the RHS London Plant & Design Show on 14-15 February were urged to turn neglected alleyways into green havens. A poll of 231 gardening groups found that run-down…

Gardens created in 1977 to mark the Queen’s Silver Jubilee are being revamped as the nation prepares to celebrate Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee this summer. Jubilee Gardens on London’s South…

Meet the world’s most confused vegetable – a sweet pepper that thinks it’s a chilli! Pepper ‘Sweet Sunshine,’ exclusive to Dobies of Devon, has fruits that look like a fiery…

Royal roses are set to put on a bloomin’ brilliant display for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. Renowned grower David Austin roses has unveiled Rosa ‘Royal Jubilee,’ its patriotic new bloom…

The world’s best-selling gardening author has slammed EU bureaucrats for banning garden chemicals. Expert books author Dr DG Hessayon accused the EU of stifling gardening with “silly” box-ticking bureaucracy. This,…

Whether gardeners use slug pellets, beer traps or the sole of their shoe, getting rid of molluscs can be a daily chore. But a snail enthusiast believes gardeners should be…