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Gardening

  • Lockdown garden stunners

    Entered Muddy's Lockdown Gardens in Bloom yet? Stake out your competition here and snap your space to win part of our £1000 prize pot to spend at Olive & Sage.

  • Muddy ‘Lockdown Gardens in Bloom’ is GO!

    Calling all green fingered goddesses! We want to see your lockdown gardening handiwork. Snap your space and post it on Instagram for the chance to win vouchers (there's £1000 up for grabs) to spend online at gorgeous garden and homewares boutique Olive & Sage.

  • Where to buy plants online

    Dreaming of delphs? Lusting for lupins? Gagging for geraniums? If you don't fancy the long socially-distanced queues at your local garden centre, here's where to shop online to get your garden looking rosy.

  • 10 idiot-proof veg to grow

    TV gardener Toby Buckland helps us go self-sufficient with 10 veg you don't need a greenhouse and two acres to grow.

  • Best gardening books

    Fancy getting all green fingered in the garden but don't really know where to start? Here are 10 gardening books to help out.

  • 8 flowers to choose for a cutting garden

    Dibbers at the ready! Garden broadcaster Toby Buckland picks a pocketful of posies that anyone - yes, even you with the dead house plants - can grow.

  • Let’s get muddy

    Check out these gorgeous bespoke mud kitchens designed and made in Surrey. Perfect for mixing up a mud pie or leaf soup.

  • Create a wildflower patch

    Wildflower meadows are beautiful and low maintenance. Here's how to create your own mini wildflower patch in your own garden.

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