Every week, Telegraph gardening expert Helen Yemm gives tips and advice on all your gardening problems whether at home or on the allotment. If you have a question, see below for how to contact her. Back
Every week, Telegraph gardening expert Helen Yemm gives tips and advice on all your gardening problems whether at home or on the allotment. If you have a question, see below for how to contact her. This
Councils are warning residents against gardening and spring cleaning their homes during this weekend’s warm weather, amid concerns about waste build-up during the coronavirus crisis. The District Councils
This weekend, the sun is due to emerge. Buds are bursting and flowers blooming as we head towards Easter – the traditional celebration of a new gardening year. Spring is a time for optimism, of new beginnings,
No. They are classed as ‘non-essential retail’ so most shut their doors from Monday 23 March, although Dobbies, Britain’s biggest chain, limped on for another day. Hardware stores, Homebase and B&Q (which
The sound of spring bee activity is music to my ears. The queen bumblebees, large and often noisy, start to emerge from overwintering sites from February and feed voraciously as they search for nest sites.
Garden centres have urged the Government to allow them to open during the lockdown, as they say plants which could cover an area the size of Liverpool will otherwise be left to rot. Around 500 million
The prospect of weeks trapped at home has seen Britons embark on unlikely shopping sprees as they create home offices and gyms but also embrace hobbies ranging from dressmaking to jigsaw puzzling and their