While many plants are past their best and gardeners prepare for autumn, Sarah Raven offers a final burst of sunshine. The best zinnias I’ve ever seen were lining a path to a primary school in Sri Lanka.
From landscaped stately homes to lovingly tended suburban gardens, Britain has long been admired for its fine tradition of horticulture. Now a less-well known garden has staked its claim to be one of country’s
Doing for garden design what Terence Conran did for interiors, Stephen Lacey visited John Brookes on his home turf at Denmans Somehow one’s own garden has nothing to do with designing for someone else.