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15% off at Crocus
Plants

From Dan Pearson's naturalised Chatsworth landscape to Marcus Barnett's Mondrian-inspired colour blocks, find yourself some star plants from these award-winning gardens at Chelsea Flower Show 2015. Online plant retailer Crocus is offering readers a 15% discount on plants.

Top 10 tips for Chelsea
Gardens

10 must-have items, as recommended by the Gardens Illustrated team, that will ensure your visit to Chelsea Flower Show is a treat from start to finish. 

Chelsea in Bloom

Whether you are lucky enough to have tickets or not, the excitement of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show (19-24 May 2015) can be felt across London. Here, we've highlighted five of our favourites horticulturally themed activities taking palce during Chelsea week. 

Chelsea Fringe 2015

The popular Chelsea Fringe festival returns this year with a programme that is bigger and better than before. Here we highlight some of our favourite picks from the bunch. 

Guess the plant c.Joshua McCullough
Plants

Test your gardening knowledge in our GARDENS ILLUSTRATED quiz. Each week you'll be asked to identify a seasonal plant, plus answer other questions about it. Once you've completed the five questions about this particular plant, we'll give you details about how to grow it successfully in your garden. There's no prize but we hope that throughout the year it's a fun way to learn more about a whole host of garden plants.

RGS GI Talk 2015 with Penelope Hobhouse, Jinny Blom and Sarah Price

We are delighted to announce the speakers for the 2015 Gardens Illustrated Talk on Tuesday 19 May at the Royal Geographical Society, London. Three generations of garden designers, Penelope Hobhouse, Jinny Blom and Sarah Price, will discuss their own experiences of working in garden design.

Name this plant c. Lynn Keddie
Plants

Test your gardening knowledge in our GARDENS ILLUSTRATED quiz. Each week you'll be asked to identify a seasonal plant, plus answer other questions about it. Once you've completed the five questions about this particular plant, we'll give you details about how to grow it successfully in your garden. There's no prize but we hope that throughout the year it's a fun way to learn more about a whole host of garden plants.

Reader event: Garden tour at Highgrove
Gardens

We are delighted to offer readers of Gardens Illustrated the chance to attend a special tour of the glorious gardens at Highgrove, the private home of TRH The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall: Monday 20th July, 2015

Festival feedback c.Jason Ingram

Did you go to the Gardens Festival in Malmesbury (17-18 April)? If you did we'd love to hear your thoughts. Complete our questionnaire by 1st May 2015 and well enter you in a prize draw for the chance to win £150 of John Lewis vouchers

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