unconventional gardens

an attractive colander is a great way to use upcycled garden ideas in your garden
Amazing Reclaimed & Upcycled Garden Ideas

A beautiful garden doesn’t have to be expensive – in fact, we’re here to show you how a bit vision can result in a unique garden for next-to-nothing.

a rectangular planter with spring onions growing inside
The 10 Best Vegetables for Container Gardening

Check out our list of the 10 easiest, most rewarding and all-round best vegetables for container gardening.

a collection of pots filled with the best plants for container gardening
The 10 Best Plants for Container Gardens

Starting a container garden? Here are my top 10 best plants for container gardens, pots and planters.

about forty stone pots brimming with pink and indigo flowers
18 Beautiful Container Gardening Ideas

Container gardens are fantastic for anyone that’s getting to grips with gardening, growing plants in a limited space or adding a pop of colour to paved areas.

someone using tongs to place decorative stones inside a bottle garden jar with a wide neck
How to Grow a Bottle Garden

Do you wish you had more outdoor space? Learn how to grow a bottle garden and bring nature inside with these helpful tips and stunning ideas.

a beautiful, symmetrical kitchen garden with box hedge borders
22 Foodscaping Ideas for a Stunning Edible Garden

Enjoy a garden that’s literally good enough to eat by growing a foodscape. These 22 foodscaping ideas will get you started.

a garden with lots of pots, some of which have little fairy houses and decorations in
Fairy Garden Ideas for a Whimsical Wonderland

Amazing fairy garden ideas for creating your own fairy garden indoors or outdoors.

you can grow vegetables in hanging baskets, like this huge tomato plant with lots of trailing fruit
How to Grow Vegetables in Hanging Baskets

Choosing to grow vegetables in hanging baskets is an efficient use of space, giving you fantastic foliage and also leaving you with something delicious to enjoy at the end of the season.

three novelty ceramic tiki mugs shaped like wood carvings are filled with exotic fruit drinks
Tantalising, Tropical, Tiki Garden Ideas

Although Tiki style is based on a fantasy, there are lots of real ways you can bring it into your garden design.

round concrete stepping stones overlapping through circular shrubs and flower beds
18 Ideas for Landscaping with Concrete

Concrete is an incredibly versatile construction material that can bring all kinds of surprising style to your garden design.