Here’s a new mower that brings reel, or cylinder, models up to date. Fiskars new Momentum™ is designed to be easier to push and incorporates better cutting power thanks…

Best buy – 19/20 Chapin Knapsack Sprayer 61800 £103.32 Chapin Tel. 0845 6439776 www.chapin.co.uk BUILD 5 Plastic body with metal lance arm and stand. FEATURES 5 The pump lever can…

Now you’re garden and the environment can reap the rewards of that relaxing cup of coffee you had at the garden centre. Notcutts Garden Centres have teamed up with Greencup…

Product review: potato planters Consumer editor Julia Heaton finds out which reuseable potato planters are the most user-friendly Best buy 18/20 Three potato patio planters  £12.99 (p&p £4.50) Haxnicks from…

Leaf blower There’s a lot to be said for having the extra freedom to move around that battery machinery so obviously provides. And where leaf fall is concerned that freedom…

Electric tiller There are times when a garden fork just won’t do for preparing a brand new border. But if you don’t feel your patch warrants the cost of a…

Dove cote and stand Romantic and classically elegant, a dove cote is definitely worth a splurge and this two-storey dove cote bird table and stand makes a great investment. Made…

Slug Bell For a colourful approach to fending off slugs and snails take a look at the pretty Slug Bell. Apart from veg plots and borders it’s small enough to…

Potting up box Potting trays aren’t the only moveable workstations on the market. A more compact version, which scores high on portability and good looks, is this potting-up box made…

Consumer editor Julia Heaton hand picks gloves to see which is the most thornproof Best Buy 18/20 Tough Touch £26.95 (£2 p&p) Harrod Horticultural, Tel. 0845 218 5301  www.harrodhorticultural.com Build:…