I'VE lived in this Grade B-listed one-bedroomed flat for five years but my partner Sean has been here for nine.
Clearing the garden in autumn is a headache.
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.
I GREW up in Prestwick but moved to Glasgow to study silver-smithing and jewellery at Glasgow School of Art.
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.
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.