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September 2020 

  • Segue gently into autumn with the help of Gardens Illustrated and its list of 56 plants for later days colour. There’s a host of beautiful anemones alongside jewel-like perennials from Elizabeth MacGregor Nursery and Keith Wiley’s plants of the month.  
  • Be inspired by the garden Dan Pearson created for Tokatchi Millennium Forest along with a garden from Emma Burrill which combines a Modernist layout with prairie planting. 
  • Plus read designer Andy Sturgeon on the gentle interventions gardeners can make to restore order and witness Ula Maria’s design for a small city garden in east London.    
Gardens Illustrated's September 2020 issue

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Special edition


A Year in the Edible Garden 2020

  • Advice and inspiration for gardener-cooks, whether you’re experienced or a novice
  • Herb expert Jekka McVicar chooses her essential herbs to grow while gardener-chef Aaron Bertelsen picks the best vegetables from the Great Dixter kitchen garden
  • Month-by-month inspiration on sowing and growing culinary delights
  • Turn your garden into a source of tasty food with the help of our special edition


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