Every year in early spring, I try and cut down on the amount I sow, because I always end up with too many plants. I could give them away, and…

  Pest Control The never-ending quest to combat garden pests is now in full swing, especially in my greenhouse. A few weeks ago I fumigated it with a garlic candle,…

  At the moment my things-to-do list in the garden gets longer by the day, The weather is certainly not helping. Before the rain set in on Sunday I went…

The Chelsea Flower Show seems to come round quicker every year. The gardens were all amazing and I am sure, if you went or watched the coverage on TV you…

Although the wind and rain has battered my garden its not all been doom and gloom. The blossom on my apple stepovers is looking beautiful, I just need a few hours…

Spring bouncing forward The time has come to plant my potatoes in the ground. Yes it is rather early for some regions, but down here on the south coast, having…

Garden writer Michelle Wheeler, and garden editor Kris Collins shows you how to plant up a spring hanging basket. Plants used: 3x rosebud primroses, 3x small ivy, 1x lacy fern.…

I’m in my garden whenever I can manage it, but I have to admit that even I struggled to get out there this week. There was no snow, but the…

Want a quick fix green boundary or screen? ‘Trough’ hedging is an option, says AG garden writer Michelle Although we have hit a cold spell, spring is just around the…

We all know that we need to take care of our tools. We cannot garden without them. My Felcos were really in need of some attention this weekend. A lecturer…