Apple day is an event dedicated to celebrating Britain's apple cultivars and orchards. The tradition, started by the charity Common Ground over 30 years ago, is still growing and it's easy for you to get involved.
Allotmenteer Jojo Tulloh explains why growing your own garlic is so rewarding and suggests some of the best garlics to plant now, plus find out how you can save 15% on buying garlic bulbs with our reader offer.
Nerines and amarines flower when most other flowers have faded, so how do you go about cultivating them for yourself?
Gardener cook Jojo Tulloh plans plenty of garlic planting for autumn and winter to make sure that she has a good harvest next year for cooking with. Here's a selection of her recipes to showcase your home-grown garlic.
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Get your garlic ordered now ready for planting over the winter months. Expert garlic provider The Garlic Farm is offering 15% off the price of two of their garlic growing collections. Valid until 1/10/16 to 28/2/17.
Renowned for their remarkable flower heads, which come in a range of pretty colours, these versatile garden staples are now very much on-trend and as simple as ever to grow. Photographs by Andrea Jones.
Five leading garden designers recommend the best spring bulbs to add colour into the garden after the dull winter months.
Although summer is nearing its end, there are still plenty of colourful plants that will ensure your garden remains fresh and bright. Here are ten plants for late-summer colour, recommended by plantswoman Marina Christopher. Photographs by Jason Ingram.
Looking to choose some bulbs for a great display next year? We asked five designers to tell us what their favourite spring-flowering bulbs are (issue 239). Inspired by their choices, Avon Bulbs has put together an offer for Gardens Illustrated readers on a selection of bulbs - save 20%. Valid until 31/10/16.