Making mini ponds

By Kate Bradbury in Gardeners' musings
10 February 2012 at 11:06
I've just returned from a holiday in Thailand, where it was hot and sunny, and quite unlike home in almost every way. Except for one... Continue reading...

The benefit of freezing weather in the garden

By Pippa Greenwood in Gardeners' musings
08 February 2012 at 15:42
Fortunately the sudden freeze means I can now do jobs that were strictly off limits beforehand, when the ground was soggy and slippery. Continue reading...

Gardening jobs for snowy weather

By Adam Pasco in Gardeners' musings
06 February 2012 at 14:24
[...] capturing gardening in all its glory for Gardeners' World Magazine and requires planning, and photographs of gardening and associated activities in the snow are in high demand. Continue reading...

Plans for a garden

By Kate Bradbury in Gardeners' musings
19 January 2012 at 10:09
[...] my main aim in 2012 is to make the garden look more established. This year I have a strict ‘no bare wall’ policy... Continue reading...

Most common garden pests

By James Alexander-Sinclair in Gardeners' musings
13 January 2012 at 16:15
You know the Interpol 'Most Wanted' list [...] Well, every year the RHS produces something very similar: the 'Least Wanted' list of garden pests. Continue reading...

Rabbits and myxomatosis

By Pippa Greenwood in Gardeners' musings
11 January 2012 at 11:57
Gardeners have a difficult relationship with rabbits, and I myself sometimes swear inwardly, when a rabbit finds its way into my veg plot, and munches through my veg. Continue reading...

Gardeners and the Big Society

By Adam Pasco in Gardeners' musings
09 January 2012 at 14:23
Whether for commercial reasons, altruistic ones, or a bit of both, it’s great to see the staff and customers of garden centres participating in a varied range of projects and initiatives. Continue reading...


By Kate Bradbury in Gardeners' musings
30 December 2011 at 12:00
A few mounds of moss have started to grow on my garden walls. I never thought I’d see the day – the walls seemed too clean, too sterile, when I moved in... Continue reading...

Recycling Christmas trees

By Pippa Greenwood in Gardeners' musings
28 December 2011 at 10:42
I love real Christmas trees - the look of them, the aroma of the needles [...] Continue reading...

Twelve gardening jobs for Christmas

By Adam Pasco in Gardeners' musings
26 December 2011 at 08:00
[...] I've made a list of 12 things I really must get done - my gardening essentials for the 12 days of Christmas. Continue reading...