With the lovely early spring weather at the weekend, my nectarine (Nectarella) a cultivar suitable to grow in a pot, had a sudden urge to blossom! It had been in…

AG garden writer Michelle Wheeler, shows you how to re-pot your houseplants. Step one: Water the plant in its original pot to soak the compost and allow it to drain…

Product review: large forks Consumer editor Julia Heaton gets straight to the point of six large digging forks Best buy 19/20 E-Series Digging Fork £27.95, Spear & Jackson Tel. (0114)…

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 have run out of room in my garden to plant any more standard fruit trees, but after planting a step-over in AG 24/31 December issue I realised that I…

                          Wood anemones and windflowers are the unsung treasures of the spring garden, and the perfect ground cover…

Garden writer Michelle Wheeler shows you how to take cuttings of this firm favourite. Step one: Fill small pots in advance with a cutting compost mixed with perlite to aid…

With the sun shining, giving me a subtle reminder that spring will soon be here, I decided last weekend to create a new border beneath my instant hedging. Before the…

Bulb markers There can be few things more annoying than digging down in preparation for planting a summer-flowering bulb, only to unearth one that you planted earlier.  One solution is…

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…