Gardens

How to get your garden ready for spring

It’s time to dust off your gardening gloves says Jane Moore, even though the frost is still on the ground now is the time to lay the prep for the rest of the ye...

Gardening: Throw some shapes for winter

Jane Moore picks her favourite structural shrubs for interest in mid-winter It is a mistake often made in gardening circles to think that a good looking wint...

Garlands from the garden

Deck the halls this year with greenery from your garden, says Jane Moore It’s absolutely no use me talking ‘proper’ gardening to you this month. You might ho...

A right royal labour of Love: Highgrove

A guided tour of Prince Charles’ gardens at Highgrove impresses Jane Moore I have been to Highgrove twice. The first time was remarkable only for a couple o...

Keeping it green

Every little bit counts when it comes to greening our city and helping wildlife, says Jane Moore Talk about Bath and everyone always exclaims about the city’...

Chelsea dreaming

Jane Moore seeks inspiration at Chelsea Flower Show There’s no business like show business and no flower show that’s quite like Chelsea Flower Show. It is, ...

Old-fashioned charmers: pelargoniums

Jane Moore delights in the lesser know pelargonium varieties Call me old fashioned but I love a nice display of geraniums. I don’t mean the proper hardy gera...

Keep calm and garden on

It’s all kicking off in the garden this month and Jane Moore is running to keep up If you meet me in April please forgive me as I may be somewhat distracted....

Little and often: Growing fresh greens

A pint sized plot can still give you plenty of fresh greens, says Jane Moore  I’m a girl who likes to eat my greens as well as grow them and I’ve grown them ...

The best laid plans

Jane Moore starts the gardening year as she means to go on I always find February a good month in which to take stock and plan ahead. After the Christmas sea...

The new romantics

Pretty pastel roses and sweet peas, soft grasses and old English hedgerow favourites – Jane Moore sets her gardening style predictions for the year ahead Whi...