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

wisteria

Make the most of wisteria

Tom Coward shares his tips for making the most of your wisteria; planting and pruning these tough but rewarding plants

The importance of planting trees

Trees are a great barometer of the seasons, and add so much to any garden, whether you can just plant one of a forest of them