A new pink bloom from grower Gareth Fryer will be Rose of the Year 2013. Gareth, of Fryer’s Roses, has raised five Roses of the Year during his long career…

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…

Gardeners can raise funds for the Teenage Cancer Trust by growing a new rose.  Available at Homebase, ‘The Teenage Spirit Rose’ marks the life of cancer patient Jennifer Jones, 19,…

  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…

It’s important to divide your bearded irises every few years to keep them floriferous and healthy, and to make new plants. The traditional technique is to dig up the iris…

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…

Chelsea Flower Show is always about lavish displays, fantasy and drama, but if you ignore the noise above and focus in on the quieter details of the gardens, there’s often…

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With the large amount of rain we have had over the past few weeks, my comfrey plant has put on large leafy growth; enabling me to start making my own…