Stoke the autumn fire in your garden with trees and ornamentals that aren't afraid to burst into reds and oranges

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Planting bulbs

14.10.12


It's time to plant bulbs that will, if you mix them wisely, provide flashes of brightness for the whole of next spring

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

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It's the season for hips and haws, blackberries, apples and pears. Don't be too tidy – there's beauty in decay

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From dusky asters to dainty sweet peas, annuals can be used together to stunning effect, so start planning now

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Just sow stories

16.09.12


Being self-sufficient is one of the thrills of collecting your own seeds. And now's the perfect time to start

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Mood indigo

02.09.12


Autumn is a transitional time in which summer tapers off and coolness creeps in – so embrace its beautiful blues

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The first of the autumn foliage lifts your eye to the horizon. September is a month for contrast – and planning

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