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Gardens

You’ll find surprises and secrets in the stunning and historically important gardens at St Paul’s Walden Bury

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May 2018

Add colour to your garden now with the top flowers of March and this season will be all the brighter

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During January and February, elusive little white signs of spring pop up around the county in the form of snowdrops. We have gathered some of the best places to go for a snowdrop walk in Hertfordshire

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Colour and interest in the garden isn’t confined to the warmer months of the year. Philippa Pearson chooses her favourite flowers, foliage, stems and bark to brighten winter

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January 2018

How to look after houseplants

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Houseplants are a hot interior trend at the moment and can completely transform a room - but they have their downsides! Gardener and broadcaster Toby Buckland delivers his expert advice

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Make new friends, get gardening tips, expand your horticultural knowledge and visit inspirational gardens, these are just some of the benefits of joining a local horticultural club

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November 2017

Must-have garden plants for late summer

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

RHS Chelsea Gold medal winner Anne Godfrey of Hertford’s Daisy Roots nursery tells Philippa Pearson her must-have plants for late summer

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September 2017

How to help bees in your garden

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

From bumble to honey and solitary, Herts-based garden designer Nic Savage looks at ways we can give bees a helping hand in our gardens and by doing so enrich our lives

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August 2017

Letchworth designer Daniel Shea has transformed a one-time gamekeeper’s garden at Birch Green with contrasting strong lines and soft planting. Philippa Pearson visits

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August 2017

The dreamy gardens of Burloes Hall

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Katharine Edwards used her artist’s eye for colour when the planting at Burloes Hall was redesigned. Philippa Pearson explores the garden near Royston

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July 2017

Judy’s advice for drought-resistant gardening and cooling spaces this summer

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July 2017

Visit a garden or show this summer and it’s likely you’ll be inspired. But where to find the plants that got you excited? Not far away, says Philippa Pearson, who shares seven of her favourite Herts nurseries

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June 2017

With British Flowers Week this month Sandra Deeble unearths three up-and-coming flower farms in Herts specialising in local, seasonal blooms

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June 2017

Judy recommends agapanthus for a collection of stunning containers

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June 2017
 
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