SO, returning to the office may take you away from the garden or balcony you have nurtured for the last 18 months – but you can always take some houseplants with you, to bring some sunshine into your working space.
DURING his numerous visits to the Barakura English Garden in Japan, plant expert, blogger and podcaster Michael Perry, aka Mr Plant Geek, came across an imaginative style of container planting, which he hadn’t seen elsewhere on his travels.
DO YOU end up with squat tulips, daffodils which don’t flower, and damaged or disappointing spring bulbs after planting them out in autumn? Bulb specialist Chris Ireland-Jones, owner of Avon Bulbs (avonbulbs.
BY SEPTEMBER, gardeners will be seeing gaps in their vegetable plots where summer favourites such as peas, lettuces, beetroot and broccoli have given their all and are ready to be confined to the compost heap.