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Nursery profile: Halecat herbaceous perennials Andy: I first met Tom Attwood on twitter. Tom often cheers up my Sunday morning with a tweet about one of his favourite plants, something in his garden which looks particularly good and has caught his eye. We both like to go out and share...

Nursery profile: Halecat herbaceous perennials Andy: I first met Tom Attwood on twitter. Tom often cheers up my Sunday morning with a tweet about one of his favourite plants, something in his garden which looks particularly good and has caught his eye. We both like to go out and share...

The best plants to use for windbreaks Whenever I think of a windbreak I think about a line of poplars stretching out across a flat European landscape. Lombardy poplars in elegant lines across the fields of France. Windswept trees around the bulb fields of Holland. When I worked in Germany...

The best plants to use for windbreaks Whenever I think of a windbreak I think about a line of poplars stretching out across a flat European landscape. Lombardy poplars in elegant lines across the fields of France. Windswept trees around the bulb fields of Holland. When I worked in Germany...

My New Adventure In Gardening When you work for a company for 37 years it becomes a way of life. I think that’s especially true in family businesses, and even more so in the horticultural world. You take root, you thrive and grow, and then maybe things slow you down...

My New Adventure In Gardening When you work for a company for 37 years it becomes a way of life. I think that’s especially true in family businesses, and even more so in the horticultural world. You take root, you thrive and grow, and then maybe things slow you down...

An Interview with Natural Beekeeper Phil Chandler Andy: Phil Chandler is MyGardenSchool’s bee keeping tutor. His course, Natural Beekeeping for Gardeners, focuses on keeping bees for their own sake and fosters a greater understanding of these remarkable creatures upon whom man is so dependent. Phil shares just a little of...

An Interview with Natural Beekeeper Phil Chandler Andy: Phil Chandler is MyGardenSchool’s bee keeping tutor. His course, Natural Beekeeping for Gardeners, focuses on keeping bees for their own sake and fosters a greater understanding of these remarkable creatures upon whom man is so dependent. Phil shares just a little of...

The Origin Of The Allotment For those with small gardens, or no garden at all, an allotment or community garden offers the opportunity to grow and harvest vegetables and flowers for domestic use. At one time allotments were occupied by serious, experienced, competitive gardeners but now people of all ages,...

The Origin Of The Allotment For those with small gardens, or no garden at all, an allotment or community garden offers the opportunity to grow and harvest vegetables and flowers for domestic use. At one time allotments were occupied by serious, experienced, competitive gardeners but now people of all ages,...

New wildlife book is full of inspiring ideas All Images © Laurent Baheux Anyone interested in wildlife photography should definitely check out a great new book called The Family Album of Wild Africa, published by TeNeues and YellowKorner. It’s a collection of some of the best images by Laurent Baheux, a French wildlife photographer who is famous for taking the principles of classic black and white portraiture and applying them to animals. Baheux is a master of black and white...

New wildlife book is full of inspiring ideas All Images © Laurent Baheux Anyone interested in wildlife photography should definitely check out a great new book called The Family Album of Wild Africa, published by TeNeues and YellowKorner. It’s a collection of some of the best images by Laurent Baheux, a French wildlife photographer who is famous for taking the principles of classic black and white portraiture and applying them to animals. Baheux is a master of black and white...

If you go to one exhibition this year… Photography exhibitions are ten a penny in many towns or cities these days, and it takes a lot to get us really excited. I’m really looking forward to seeing the new Julia Margaret Cameron exhibition at the Science Museum in London, however, which runs until the 28th of March. The exhibition, called Influence and Intimacy, marks the 200th anniversary of Cameron’s birth, and is drawn entirely from the world-class National Photography Collection....

If you go to one exhibition this year… Photography exhibitions are ten a penny in many towns or cities these days, and it takes a lot to get us really excited. I’m really looking forward to seeing the new Julia Margaret Cameron exhibition at the Science Museum in London, however, which runs until the 28th of March. The exhibition, called Influence and Intimacy, marks the 200th anniversary of Cameron’s birth, and is drawn entirely from the world-class National Photography Collection....