Homes & Interiors/Gardens

  • 25 October 2014

    I'VE lived in this Grade B-listed one-bedroomed flat for five years but my partner Sean has been here for nine.

  • 24 October 2014

    Clearing the garden in autumn is a headache.

  • 18 October 2014

    You don't have to use flowers to give your room some flair.

  • 27 September 2014

    I GREW up in Prestwick but moved to Glasgow to study silver-smithing and jewellery at Glasgow School of Art.

  • 26 September 2014

    Some years ago, when planting roses, gardeners began using Rootgrow, a product containing mycorrhizal fungi which help new roses establish healthy roots and fight off rose replant sickness.

  • 19 September 2014

    With planting bulbs now on the agenda, small blue ones should be on the shopping list.

  • 18 September 2014

    Dry physalis

  • 13 September 2014

    MY husband and I viewed this garden flat in Edinburgh's west end on a miserable November day.

  • 12 September 2014

    Plant species cannot predict the future but they rely on a large pool of genetic characteristics that allows them to adapt.

  • 11 September 2014

    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.

  • 6 September 2014

    Until well into the 19th century, most of mainland Europe was predominantly rural, and most people's roots are in the countryside.

  • 5 September 2014

    The sun has worked wonders in the herb garden this year.