Start next year’s salvias now

Take cuttings of salvias now to propagate for planting in the spring is a fine way to put more colour into your garden, says Tom Coward from Gravetye Manor

Sow seeds for early summer colour

Tom Coward from Gravetye Manor suggests planting hardy annuals now and nurturing them over winter for a splash of early summer colour

Put tall grasses in your garden

Tall grasses are poetry in motion, and work particularly well to enliven small spaces. Read which to buy and which workbest together