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Kitchen gardens: growing your first one

Kitchen gardens: growing your first one

Caroline Beck, flower farmer and garden writer for the likes of Gardens Illustrated and House & Garden, talks about the history of kitchen gardens and where to start if you’re growing your first one.

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What to plant in autumn

What to plant in autumn

Summer might be over, but that doesn’t mean the garden’s going to sleep just yet. Here’s what you can plant now for interest in your garden this autumn and in seasons to come.

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Growing your own: scent garden

Growing your own: scent garden

This time, our very own writer cum gardener looks at how to build your garden based on both sight and smell.

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Growing your own: container garden

Growing your own: container garden

Our resident green-fingered writer shares a few easy tips on using pots and planters to great effect.

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Kitchens gardens: designing an actual outdoor kitchen, really?

Kitchens gardens: designing an actual outdoor kitchen, really?

Michelle Ogundehin, the internationally-recognised authority on design, interiors and contemporary culture, and former editor-in-chief of ELLE Decoration, shares her views on the design trend for kitchens in your great outdoors.

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Your living room with the roof down

Your living room with the roof down

Every year, when spring and summer start to shine, we all start talking about how to bring the outdoors in. But how about taking the indoors out?

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Creating flower arrangements with scale

Creating flower arrangements with scale

A how-to on creating arrangements with volume and scale, from our resident floral expert, Hannah Redman.

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The rise of the dahlia

The rise of the dahlia

Once only found on allotments and in the gardens of serious growers, dahlias are a now a staple of many British gardens. Here’s why they shot to fame...

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Keeping your garden well-lit – after the sun has set

Keeping your garden well-lit – after the sun has set

Because when the sun goes down, it should never mean that the lights have gone out.

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How to make an entrance: repainting your front door

How to make an entrance: repainting your front door

Do you always notice when a house has a lovely front door? We certainly do...

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Why we love the humble garden bench

Why we love the humble garden bench

Outdoor seating almost always starts with a dining table and chairs, but what about the classic garden bench?

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The smallest garden

The smallest garden

However small your outdoor space is, you can still get green-fingered.

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