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Carol Klein

Carol suggests beautiful plants to adorn your garden this February, come frost or snow

Snowdrops at Painswick Rococo

The snowdrops have been wonderful this year – I’m not sure if they've been especially numerous, but I tend to think perhaps it’s psychological…

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

Jacob's Ladder designed by Jeffrey Hewitt, Chelsea 2009

Don’t forget to book your Chelsea Flower Show tickets

Annuals border design
Design, Plants

Dutch nursery owners and planting designers Helen Lewis and Wilko Karmelk create a stunning chic and cheerful border using mainly annuals. Read the article and download their planting plan here:

The Posh Shed Company

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'

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

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

The Grass Roof Company

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

Iron Art of Bath

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.

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