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Here's a taster of some of the delicious recipes in the December issue for wholesome party delicacies made using fresh produce from the garden, along with foraged fruit and nuts
Garden writer Lia Leendertz has put together a selection of wholesome party delicacies made with fresh produce from the garden along with foraged fruit and nuts. You'll find the full selection of her dishes in the December issue (180). Here's just a taster of some of the exciting things she came up with .
Choose your favourite image from a selection of the best International Garden Photographer of the Year entries – at a 10% discount.
Choose your favourite image from a selection of the best International Garden Photographer of the Year entries.
Take a look at this newly available perennial poppy. Papaver orientale 'Ruffled Patty' has deeply fringed petals in a pinky-plum colour and grows to 75cm. Also note correction to published telephone number for supplier Hayloft.
Papaver orientale ‘Ruffled Patty’, the free-spirited sister to favourite ‘Patty’s Plum’, has deeply fringed petals in a sumptuous pinky-plum colour. It is best suited to full sun and grows to 75cm.
Join our exclusive Gardens Illustrated tour to some of Dorset's finest gardens
Join our exclusive GARDENS ILLUSTRATED tour of the Gardens of Dorset. The tour starts in London before heading to deepest Dorset in the company of David Wheeler, your knowledgeable and charming host.
From fossil-stacked cliffs to rolling chalk hills and rich pastures, many travellers, artists, novelists and poets have been inspired by this most rural of counties.
Top speakers champion their favourite new gardens in a lively debate that looks at our future garden heritage
Gardens Illustrated has joined the London College of Garden Design to set up this exciting reader day. Four speakers each choose a garden of this era that they believe people will still be talking about in 50 years’ time, and explain what makes their choice outstanding. The day ends with a debate – and the chance to vote on your personal favourite among the gardens nominated.
Gardens Illustrated’s annual lecture takes place during Chelsea Flower Show week. This year designers Andy Sturgeon, Dan Pearson and Cleve West discussed the current trends in planting and design. Now you can listen to the event as a podcast.
Gardens Illustrated’s annual lecture takes place during Chelsea Flower Show week. This year, Vista hosts Noël Kingsbury and Tim Richardson were joined by designers Andy Sturgeon, Dan Pearson and Cleve West (hot from his ‘Best in Show’ win at Chelsea) to discuss the current trends in planting and design.
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Join designer John Brookes on a tour of the gardens of Persia (Iran) to explore the history and culture behind these 'visions of paradise'.
Visit some of the oldest gardens in the world by joining our fascinating trip to Persia, where the idea of the garden as a vision of paradise first began. Sites visited include: