July is the perfect time to propagate candelabra primulas by sowing their fresh green seeds, which should germinate much more quickly than dried ones. Give it a try yourself – just follow Monty Don’s practical video guide to pick up tips on harvesting and preparing the seeds, mixing the right compost blend, sowing the seeds correctly, and providing ideal conditions for germination.
Visit the beautiful Isles of Scilly and Tresco Abbey Gardens on a four-day trip on 13-16 October, 2018. Enjoy a talk and Q&A session on Mediterranean planting, and a garden tour from Tresco Abbey Garden's Mike Nelhams.
Enjoy an exclusive day out on 20 September, 2018, travelling by luxurious, private train from London to Chatsworth, one of England's finest stately homes. Guests will receive gourmet food hampers and a free goody bag, with tickets costing £385pp.
Enjoy two each of three different Proseccos from small family-owned Italian wineries. Expect soft, fruity notes of pears and apples, with tingly, creamy bubbles. Chill the glasses for those long-summer days in the garden.