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10 Inspirational Garden Ideas

10 Inspirational Garden Ideas

Get inspired during your time at home with some top garden ideas. Our garden experts give top tips and advice from designing your garden, creating a tranquil space to ease your mind, to growing your own veg and how to be a vegan gardener


A Garden for All Seasons

Your outdoor space can be a place you’ll want to use all year-round. We show you how you can have a garden for all seasons… Read more garden ideas.


A Tranquil Garden Space

Escaping to some beautiful outdoor space, a peaceful garden might provide the key to better mental health. Nurturing plants is good for the soul, gardening is the perfect outdoor exercise and being out in bright daylight can help a range of mental and physical health conditions … Read more


Five trends for summer gardens

With summer on the horizon, and that glorious weather over Easter, we’re feeling inspired to get our outdoor spaces in tip-top condition. We take a look at five top garden ideas that should be on your radar… read more

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Ethical Gardening – grow your own

Growing your own, ditching the plastic, and encouraging wildlife: how to become an ethical gardener this year… Read more


Landscape your garden for sustainability and the latest trends

Interview with Chelsea Garden Show landscape gardener Sarah Eberle on the latest in gardening trends and sustainable design… Read more


Dividing and zoning your garden

Dividing your garden into distinct areas can ensure you make the best use of your outdoor space, large or small… Read more

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Water features: an oasis of calm in your garden

Pools, streams and waterfalls, we look at how to bring the tranquil influence of water features to your own back garden. There is something calming about the presence of water in the garden and it can work wonders to transform your outdoor space into a natural haven, not to mention bring ample environmental benefits to local wildlife while improving your own mental wellbeing… Read more


The Secret Garden

Over the last few years, outdoor entertaining has seen a move towards recreating the interior of your home in your garden, complete with grand kitchens, sofas and rugs, and even a bar with built-in wine chiller… Read more

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How to become a vegan gardener

Vegan gardening is becoming a ‘thing’ as veganism increases in popularity and people seek to avoid using animal by-products in all parts of their lives, for health, ethical and environmental reasons. Matthew Appleby talks us through the first steps of vegan gardening… Read more


The Green Garden Challenge

More and more people turning to compost bins, insect hotels and bee friendly plants in their gardens. The next step is to continue along this path by throwing away chemical insecticides, fungicides and feeds, and working with what nature has already given us. Alex Blackley, from The Botanical Gardener, reveals how to make your garden grow and help the environment… Read more