The Garden

July 2018

This month, Melissa Mabbitt talks to RHS Horticulturist Matt Brewer about ways to foster more natural-looking lawns and turf. Agnes Stevenson visits a small Glasgow garden filled with wildlife. Roy Lancaster looks at Primula introduced by collectors in the golden age of plant exploration, while Andrew McSeveney reports on the best strawberries to grow in pots from an RHS Plant Trial. Finally, Kate Bradbury considers annuals when planting for pollinators.

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RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Discover gorgeous gardens, fabulous florals & fantastic shopping in an unforgettable setting, 2–8 July 2018.

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Read practical advice from the RHS Gardening Advice team, on jobs to do in the garden in July.

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