You don't have to use flowers to give your room some flair.
If you're new to growing winter cabbages and kale, deciding when to harvest isn't always obvious.
IHAVE lived in this Glasgow south-side flat for six years.
After a glorious blaze of flowers, hydrangeas add superb autumn colour to the garden.
With planting bulbs now on the agenda, small blue ones should be on the shopping list.
MY husband and I viewed this garden flat in Edinburgh's west end on a miserable November day.
Plant species cannot predict the future but they rely on a large pool of genetic characteristics that allows them to adapt.
WE know bees, hoverflies and other insects provide a welcome sight for gardeners in spring and summer, but these valued species need protection in the winter.
Until well into the 19th century, most of mainland Europe was predominantly rural, and most people's roots are in the countryside.
The sun has worked wonders in the herb garden this year.
Designing and decorating my new home has refreshed my understanding about many of the processes which I go through with my clients, and principal amongst these has been working with colour.
These are the last few weeks of the tomato harvest, so how do you make the most of what remains?