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Here's a round-up of interesting Great Dixter dates over the next couple of weeks worth noting for your diary - the perfect excuse you need to visit the gardens in their early autumn splendour
Here's a quick round-up of events taking place at Great Dixter over the next couple of weeks. Please note: This year the Dachshund Fun Show does NOT coincide with the Great Dixter Plant Fair.
Even in October there are still plenty of colourful blooms around. Great Dixter's head gardener Fergus Garrett picks out Fuchsia 'Enfant Prodigue' as a useful addition to the early autumn garden – plus 8 other recommendations of plants with interesting blooms, foliage and berries to grow and seasonal places to visit.
Kington Walking Festival celebrates the Herefordshire countryside with a selection of interesting and informative walks led by knowledgeable guides. One of the walks available as part of the festival takes you to the gardens of Hergest Croft and its collection of more than 5,000 rare shrubs and trees.
Gardens Illustrated readers should make the most of a 10% discount on Sarah Raven's new autumn catalogue. There's some lovely collections of tulips and other bulbs for planting now.
Sarah Raven’s catalogue for autumn is out now. Bulbs are to the fore with lots of tempting collections, including some new selections of tulips using cultivars chosen to complement each other.
Simply Roses is offering GARDENERS ILLUSTRATED readers a Gardener’s Hand Care collection that makes the perfect treat for all rose enthusiasts.
Simply Roses focus on all things roses. There is a floral design service, which uses freshly cut roses, and a planting design service that gives you options for including roses and other scented plants in your garden whatever its size – or even designing new rose planting schemes from scratch.