Garden flowers for outside

A close-up of a clump of Mexican feather grass.
Yellow iris flower, also called marsh iris
Red herbaceous peony bloom seen from below
Olive trees can cope with drought even when in pots.
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Shrubs and trees for a beautiful landscape

American black elder berries close-up are shiny and deep black.
A single mature alyogyne flower against a black background.
Katsura male flowers on branch
Yew tree twig with a single red berry.
More trees and shrubs here

The Veggie Patch by N&G

Different ways of preparing red beet: juice, sliced, sticks
Carrot growing in the soil, slightly uncovered at the crown.
Clump of sea kale with gravel mulch.
Beds prepared to cover seedlings and sowing
More veggies here

Herbs fresh from the garden

Basil growing in a container pot.
Aniseed plant flower umbels.
Green pods of maturing sichuan pepper fruit.
Yummy herbs and more

Plants that make a house a home

Ficus microcarpa
Easy to care for succulents in a glass jar
Plants for the bathroom, like this pothos around a shower
Two potted cycas, still small, on a windowsill.
More indoor and apartment plants here

Wonderful blooms with "The Rose Garden"

Dog rose blooms with bee foraging on them.
Rose tree planting in the ground and in pots
Rose trees climbing along a latticed wall undergoing pruning
Dew-covered English rose
Discover more about roses here

Bulb flowers for every season

Yellow iris flower, also called marsh iris
A cluster of light-colored violet grape hyacinths.
A cluster of snowdrops newly opened under a cold sun.
Unearth more stupendous bulb flowers here

Climbing vines, fragrant and beautiful

Blue passion flower in full bloom with bud.
Blooming white Plumbago Escapade
Varnished shutters half closed with a wall covered in ivy.
Two white four-petaled Clematis montana flowers.
More flowering vines crawl around here

Fruit trees and berry shrubs

Strawberry plant with leaves and three fruits resting on a protective piece of slate.
Luscious apples on the apple tree.
Young beurry hardy pears on tree
Plums on a plum tree
Fruit trees galore here

Citrus, tangy tartilicious

A healthy lemon tree branch with two ripe yellow lemons.
A stack of different citrus fruits
Large round green pomelo fruit hanging from a branch.
Six finger-length Australian finger lime fruits with one open in then middle.
More Tart & Tangy Citrus here

Lawns, lush and luminous

Lawn mower with large, perfect green lawn
Phase two of topdressing a lawn, topdressing mix strewn across the grass must be raked in.
Lawn overrun by moss
Close-up of a square of kikuyu grass lawn.
Learn more about lawn care

Plant & tree diseases - organic treatments

Tar like black spots on maple leaf, yellowing and brown around the rim.
Slug eating a leaf
Potions with plants on a bench, fertilizers and treatments
Fermented weed tea prepared from such stinging nettle.
More diseases and their natural treatments

Special Garden reports

Ripe red fuzzy-skinned peaches in baskets.
Pond with plants and rocks
Mahonia berries pitted and prepared for dehydrating
Used coffee grounds, with a few filters, collected on a gray tabletop before being used in the garden.
More Tips & Tricks for great growing