Our gardening agony aunt answers your queries. This week: box in containers, renovating a spinea and dealing with slippery decking Pat (no surname supplied) realises she must do something to her tired-looking
From faux meadows to immaculate vintage tools, horticulture in the UK basks in nostalgia. Cosy as our Victorian model of rustic idyll may be, I can't help but wonder: is this a good thing for gardening?
I have just been out into the wet to look over the pruning in the studio garden. The spring-flowering clematis already have their buds visible, reminding me that I need to make way for a blackbird that