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Geranium 'Orion' c. Rachel Warne

Hardy geraniums are invaluable garden plants with cultivars in a range of colours suited to both sun and shade. Make the most of our special reader offer on some of the best cultivars to grow.

Container grown flowers

Win a pack of Vitax plant food specially formulated for hanging baskets and tubs.

Gardens Illustrated Pavilion at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2010P

Gardens Illustrated launches its one-stop shop for stylish gardeners at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2010
Blog by editor Juliet Roberts

summer parasols. c.Sean Malyon

Keep cool with our stylish selection of sunshades. Here's our pick of the best

Mount Usher Gardens

If you're ever over in Dublin, it's well worth making time to visit some of the area's fine gardens, all within easy reach of the city. I visited this selection as part of my trip to Ireland's premier gardening show Bloom, which I blogged about a little while ago.

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Merveille Sanguine'

Each month in the magazine nurserymen Bob Brown chooses nine desirable plants. This time he chooses bold and bright ideas for your garden in summer.

Hampton Court

The pages of Gardens Illustrated are skilfully brought to life at this year’s RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show which is held 6-11 July 2010. 

Leonardslee Gardens, Sussex

Leonardslee Gardens in Sussex are closing to the public at the end of June. There's a few days left to visit these Grade 1 listed gardens.

Bloom 2010, Dublin

Following hot on the heals of the Chelsea Flower Show is Ireland's own premier show, Bloom. The five-day show is Ireland’s largest gardening event with over 20 show gardens, a floral marquee, stall and tempting artisan farmers' market.…

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

Grinkle Park Hotel


Win a break for two at the fabulous Grinkle Park Hotel

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