The best lilies for colour and scent
January 17 2018

Mainly mountain bulbs, lilies are one of the oldest plants in cultivation. Here Lilium expert Pontus Wallstén chooses his favourite types for colour and scent.

How to create indoor container displays
October 25 2017

In the last of his series on creating containers with impact, gardener Thomas Unterdorfer keeps the colder weather at bay with hothouse and conservatory favourites. Here he uses Geoppertia crocata 'Tassmania' to echo the fire and light that is synonymous with the time of year. 

Expert tips for designing a meadow
September 12 2017

Garden designer James Alexander-Sinclair gives his advice and tips for designing a meadow. 

Topiary at Whitburgh House
August 21 2017

Hedging and topiary can bring structure and interest to your garden and can work well alongside contemporary or traditional planting. Here we look at some more contemporary ideas from Whitburgh House in Scotland.

Combining roses and perennials
June 28 2017

The Rose Labyrinth in the Walled Garden at Coughton Court in Warwickshire, cleverly combines roses and perennials. Here we take a closer look at the plant combinations. 

How to plant a green roof
June 14 2017

Advice and useful tips to help take your garden to new heights by planting a green roof. 

How to create stylish summer displays
May 17 2017

Head gardener Thomas Unterdorfer shows how to create a stunning container display with a gently wild style for early summer.

5 tips for planting hedges
November 08 2016

Hedges can be one of the most versatile design tools in your garden. Here are five tips for planting hedges with ideas on how to make the most of them in your garden design. Photographs by Sietske De Vries. 

Planting ideas for autumn containers
September 06 2016

Gardener Jacky Mills creates a stylish container display using plants that celebrate the array of colour in autumn. 

Pots of style suppliers
August 16 2016

For our latest Pots of Style series, gardener Jacky Mills gives us recommendations for suppliers of both interesting plants and pots. 

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