Propagate lavendar now after the wet, humid summer

How to propagate organic herbs

March 2011

A wet humid summer in many areas has taken it's toll on our favourite Mediterranean type herbs. PHIL DUDMAN says it's a good time to be propagating replacements, and shares his secrets for success.


Horseflies up close

December 2010

Insects are beautiful, except when they’re biting you, writes SIMON WEBSTER.

Peas and harmony

September 2010

A cover crop has provided an unexpected bounty, SIMON WEBSTER reports.

Bloomin' nuisance

March 2010

A daffodil drought has England all of a twitter, SIMON WEBSTER reports.