Don’t forget spring bulbs!

Now the winter veggie planting’s sorted, it’s time to think about spring bulbs. You still have a few more weeks to prepare, and in four months or so, your wintery garden will begin bursting with colour and fragrance from freesias, jonquils, ranunculus, hyacinths, gladioli. Maybe even tulips. In the dappled shade of deciduous trees you…

It’s bulb planting time

If you want gorgeous spring-flowering bulbs, you have a few more weeks to prepare your garden. Four months or so from now, your winter-ravaged garden will be bursting with colour and fragrance from freesias, jonquils, ranunculus, hyacinths, gladioli. Maybe even tulips. In the dappled shade of your deciduous trees you will find grape hyacinths, cyclamen,…