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Chestnut tree leaf damaged by leaf miner moth

This year's autumn leaf display has been glorious – except for the leaves of the horse chestnut tree, which continue to be attacked by the fast-spreading leaf miner moth. Experts at Kew share their knowledge on the alien attackers and give some tips that will help protect the trees.

Allium thunbergii 'Ozawa'

Nurseryman Bob Brown selects nine seasonal plants every month in the magazine. In the November issue he picks Allium thunbergii 'Ozawa' as one of his choices for bringing extra colour to your garden in autumn.

Rob Ryan

Don't miss the opportunity to see the work of artist Rob Ryan, whose intricate papercut images have a distinctive, heartfelt and sometimes poignant quality.

Colour at Courson 2010

The autumn plant fair at Courson in France is brimming with seasonal planting ideas.

Sensational seed selection

Help with the GI clear out by taking bundles of seeds off our hands. Click to find out how...

Tree-lined landscape c. Colin Roberts IGPOTY 2009

Call for final entries. The annual IGPOTY award recognises some of the best garden photography from both amateurs and professionals alike. Entries for the 2010 competition must be in by 30 November.

RHS Autumn Harvest Show

Here's my second entry on the subject of autumn - it's my favourite time of year so I can't help but be enthused as summer finally gives way to mists and mellowness...

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

Late summer border design by Andrea Brunsendorf
Design, Plants

Spinning the colour wheel – This bold design for a late summer border by gardener Andrea Brunsendorf uses tried and trusted plants that will keep the show going until the first frosts.


Holbrook Gardens, Devon

Visited Holbrook Gardens, near Tiverton in Devon at the weekend. Gardened by Martin Hughes-Jones and Susan Proud, this innovative garden takes its inspiration from natural plant communities…

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

People and Plants short course

The Open University, the RHS and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, have teamed up to create a short course on botany. Enrol today and keep yourself busy and entertained over the winter months.

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