Monday, May 27, 2019

PLACES TO VISIT, HORTICULTURAL SHOWS, COOL GARDENS

RHS Chelsea 2019: Artisan Gardens

Medals awarded: Perfect examples of the artisans' crafts Best Artisan Garden: Family Monsters Garden, designed by Alistair Bayford People's Choice Award: The Donkey Sanctuary Garden: Donkeys...

FEATURED PLANTS AND FLOWER SEEDS

GARDENING NEWS, PRODUCTS, REVIEWS

ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH, COMMENT

Lovely bee on lavender

World Bee Day

17 species 'regionally extinct' in the UK It's no surprise that bees are endangered in the UK but a new report to mark World Bee...
National Gardening Week's theme is Edible Britain

National Gardening Week 2019

This year's theme - Edible Britain Encouraging everyone to grow-your-own veg is the theme of this year’s National Gardening Week (April 29–May 5). The RHS's theme...

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David Austin new roses 2019

Rose duo named after Thomas Hardy characters Perfect gifts for lovers of literature, the two new introductions this year from David Austin Roses caused quite...

RHS Chelsea: Floral highlights and Great Pavilion awards

Flowers, bees and gold medals by the score Hillier extends world record gold medal run Hillier has won its 74th consecutive gold medal at the RHS...

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 highlights and show gardens

Key theme is reconnecting with nature Chelsea Flower Show is on the horizon and the RHS has revealed some of the treats on offer. A major...

FRUIT AND VEGETABLES

GARDENING JOBS FOR THE WEEK, MY GARDEN (LEARN FROM MY MISTAKES), GARDENING TECHNIQUES

RECIPES AND DEALING WITH GLUTS

Banana cake heaven

Banana cakes

Winter veg warmers

Basic yet tasty soda bread

Soda bread