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The Posh Shed Company
Design

A garden shed plays a vital role in the garden, either for the storage of equipment, or as an important work space. Andrew Wilson gives his design considerations

Tulipa 'Angelique'
Gardens

Spring is here! We pick five of the best springtime gardens to visit for their early displays of flowers

Tom Stuart-Smith 2008 Chelsea garden
Design

Andrew Wilson looks at cutting edge flourishes that make a garden unique

The Grass Roof Company
Design

Andrew Wilson urges home-owners to help make our cities more healthy and beautiful by planting on their roofs

Iron Art of Bath
Design

From minimalist slabs to elegant wrought iron benches, garden designer Andrew Wilson talks us through the options for seating in the garden

East-facing border design
Design, Plants

A sheltered, east-facing plot can be the ideal spot for a beautiful border crammed with half-hardy and exotic plants. National Trust gardener Mick Evans offers some inspiration with a perfect, planting plan. Download your planting plan here.

Jacques Wirtz
Design

Garden designer Andrew Wilson advises on how to make a virtue of steep or uneven gardens by building walls and other structures that can host plants

Design

You may not spend a lot of time in your front garden, but it should be carefully planned and welcoming, says garden designer Andrew Wilson

Water butt at The Savill Garden
Design

Harvesting and storing rainwater run-off, as well as recycling household water, can help gardeners cope with drought, writes garden designer Andrew Wilson

Deroma Caramel range
Design

Andrew Wilson explains how pots and containers can be used to best effect in the garden, and offers advice on what to look for if you decide to buy some.

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