Creating a new public garden near London's King's Cross station reminds Dan why autumn is his favourite time of year for planting.

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It's easy to miss the perfect moment to sow seed, but nature can be surprisingly forgiving…

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With their bright reds and rich golds, our native fruit trees are a delight for both the gardener – and the birds

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The first frosts are here and the days are getting shorter. It's the winter season, so a time for getting ahead

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For guaranteed colour, the aster is one of the garden's most reliable autumn flowers. And the bees go wild for it, too

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Raspberries, blackberries, tayberries, blueberries... tricks and tips on growing and harvesting soft autumn fruits

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When autumn wilts your garden into shrivelled foliage and toppled stems, don't be tempted to tidy up – yet

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Be sure to enjoy the riot of autumn colour, but there are still jobs to be done to keep the garden ticking over.

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