FANCY a water feature in your garden but don't have much space? Don't worry, you can still enjoy a tranquil rippling pool or fountain to provide an eye-catching highlight, a magnet for wildlife, and give a home to aquatic plants which will add colour and form to the scene.
DID you buy summer bedding plants months ago, when they first went on sale and panic-buying was all around? If so, you might have noticed they look a little tired by now, after the baking sun we had in May followed by endless rain.
VEG growing can be endlessly rewarding, but this spring, there was a huge increase in people ripping out their lawns to build veg beds, and adapting their windowsills into mini-greenhouses for the first time.
FED up with struggling to avoid electric cables when you mow, or having to fill your mower up with petrol? If reducing emissions and lowering the noise factor are also concerns, battery mowers could be the answer.
STRUGGLING to stop your orchids from wilting? Direct sunlight and high temperatures can wreak havoc on our most popular indoor plant, and so a major orchid grower is advising flower fans to make some simple changes to their normal plant-care routine.
WILD pollinating insects like bees, butterflies and hoverflies, have suffered drastic declines in recent decades, both in terms of numbers and biodiversity, according to Buglife, the Invertebrate Conservation Trust.