country life gardening

Winter gardening tips

Autumn is the start of the gardening year and, if the weather allows, many of the enduring tasks of the season can be achieved now.

Free wildflower seeds promote biodiversity

Mail order seed and plant specialists, Thompson and Morgan, are running a wildflower seed giveaway to celebrate Wild About Gardens Week and help improve local biodiversity. From Monday 15th September…

growing figs

How to grow figs

Tom Coward explains the best ways to grow figs, which have been a very successful part of the bumper fruit crop this year