roof terrace garden

Night balcony

The roof terrace garden becomes a secret hideaway at night.
peaches and lavender

Doughnut peaches

Sweet and small doughnut peaches make a yummy pudding with yoghurt and lavender.
Passiflora 'Perfume Passion'

Passiflora panoply

Passion flowers are gorgeous, ornate flowers. Here are three varieties: P.caerulea, 'Victoria' and 'Perfume...
tumbler tomatoes

First ripe tomato

The F&F garden gets its first juicy homegrown tomatoes of the year.
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Lavender lemonade

Make a gorgeous lavender-infused lemonade drink. I had a group of friends around for drinks this week, and I wanted...
ellison's orange apples

Ripening apples

The 'Ellison's Orange' espalier apple is ripening - and it's not just the F&F gardeners who are impressed.

Stunning plants

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companion planting

Companion planting

Plant beneficial and edible flowers around your vegetables to help them grow - and make your garden pretty.

Recipes

Botanical food and drink

peaches and lavender

Doughnut peaches

Sweet and small doughnut peaches make a yummy pudding with yoghurt and lavender.
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Urban gardens

image copyright Mark Ridsdill-Smith

Vertical gardening

Meet the tiny London balcony and windowsills that vertical gardener Mark Ridsdill-Smith grows an abundant harvest on.
Union street orchard

An orchard in the street

The clever people at Wayward Plants transformed an empty site in south London into the Union Street urban orchard for a summer.
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Moss graffiti

Meet the London artist who tags buildings with her own green signature using moss, not spray cans.

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Staying safe in the garden

Most of the time when we think about gardening as a hobby, we think of all the lovely things that it brings to our...