Selecting a Christmas present for a gardening friend or relative can be daunting.
Winter is a challenging time for composters.
Citrus plants make ideal houseplants for brave gardeners.
If you're planning a new hedge then this is the time to plant it before winter gets going.
Tasting a sweet, juicy apple or plum makes you want to plant your own tree - and that's just what many people have done.
Understanding how different herbs work gives you the best chance of getting them through the winter.
With banks and estate agents reporting big jumps in the buy-to-let market, it seems many people are returning to property as a means of investment.
Japanese knotweed can cause panic among homeowners but Eric Curran, a partner in the Glasgow North office of DM Hall Chartered Surveyors, says that, if caught quickly and treated properly, the plant can be no worse than an outbreak of dry rot.
I left a tray of lettuce seedlings in the burn to give them a good soak before planting out a fortnight ago.
Herbaceous borders are at their zenith in early summer – little beats an elegant delphinium spike, with its tightly packed, paper-thin, cupped flowers, or a fulsome, almost blowsy paeony.
HOUSE prices rose by more than £50,000 on average in Scotland during the last ten years as the property boom fuelled an unprecedented surge in the value of people's homes.
Filling a bowl with large, sweet, sun-warmed strawberries is always a treat – proof that summer really is upon us.
Like plants which must evolve or die, one of the most traditional Scottish charities is adapting to social change.