The Chelsea Flower Show is set to spark a buying frenzy for THESE flowers

It”;s one of the biggest events in the gardening calendar, so it”;s no wonder the RHS Chelsea Flower Show (May 21st –; May 25th) has a huge influence on plant and flower trends in the months before and after its debut. Related: Duchess of Cambridge unveils teaser pic for her Chelsea Flower Show Garden -; …

Kate Middleton & Prince William Take George, Charlotte & Louis for Sneak Peek of Special Garden

Kate Middleton”;s show garden had the ultimate road test on Sunday when her three children George, Charlotte and Louis got to play in it. Royal mom Kate and husband Prince William took their children for the outing on Sunday afternoon. The family sat in a den that they had all helped source wood to build, …

Three Great Flowering Trees and Shrubs for Your Garden

If you are searching for the right flowering tree or shrub to add pizzazz to your landscape, check out these three groups of plants–;magnolia, dogwood, and viburnum–;and you will not be disappointed. Magnolia Varieties There are more than 100 species in the genus Magnolia, some native to North America and others from Asia. They are …

How to plant a hanging basket – transform your garden with this pretty outdoor accessory

Hanging baskets are a stunning way to display a variety of plants. They make a real statement in the garden and will add plenty of colour and interest. Sarah Squire from Squire”;s Garden Centres reveals how to bring colour to your garden courtesy of this easy-to-pot flower/plant arrangement. Image credit: Mark Scott Planting a hanging …

Scallions Are Easy to Grow in Your Kitchen or Garden

Scallions are a member of the Allium family, joining garlic, leeks, shallots and onions. They’re often used to add a bit of color or a garnish to a dish but are often overlooked for their nutritional value and overshadowed by other ingredients. Like others in the family, scallions contain sulfuric compounds designed to protect them …

20 Survival Gardening Plants For Spring

Take advantage of healthy and nutritious harvest this spring with these plants for survival gardening. Self-sufficiency is just one of the wonderful benefits you get from maintaining a garden, especially one that includes vegetables and herbs. Aside from enjoying the natural and nutritious food you harvest, you’re also saving money in the process. Here are …