Flowers and Ferraris: A bumper bank holiday event to say goodbye to summer in style

There’s an endorsement on the village website: ‘we go to a lot of open gardens events and this is the best’. High praise. We can judge for ourselves soon

Thursday, August 16, 2018

They resemble pubs, tents and black cabs, but one of these sheds could win £1,000 - and a giant crown.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Is your garden toxic? Five of the most common plants which can cause blisters, tummy upsets and worse

Monday, July 23, 2018

What passes as a weed to some can pass as a delicious treat to others.

Saturday, July 21, 2018

It has dazzling colours and topiary in the shape of a duckling and dragon!

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Bellflower Garden Centre at Stonham Barns is a must visit for those lookig to spruce up their gardens this summer.

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

It’s National Insect Week (June 18-24) - and some creepy-crawlies deserve to be celebrated, says Hannah Stephenson.

United Kingdom
Friday, June 15, 2018

Floral Fantasia garden is created at the RHS Garden, Hyde Hall by experts Thompson & Morgan with 14,0000 bedding plants.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

A Suffolk village is to host its first open gardens this weekend when 16 houses will be showcasing their horticultural secrets.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Want to save your plants and save water? Go easy with the sprinkler and embrace these expert suggestions instead, says Hannah Stephenson.

National Trust
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Horticulture students have been praised for “outstanding” work after taking gold for an environmental garden at the Suffolk Show.

Suffolk Show
Thursday, May 17, 2018

With some of the floral elements of Meghan Markle’s wedding bouquet revealed, why not re-create it in your garden.

Royal Wedding
Friday, May 4, 2018

Five of the top plants from naturalistic garden designer Piet Oudolf

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Flower fanatics are in for a treat this year as the Suffolk Show goes all out with its biggest display to date.

Trinity Park
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

You can burn thousands of calories a year in your garden - here’s how

Thursday, April 19, 2018

You can save money on summer bedding by buying plug plants

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Owner of Feeringbury Manor reveals the years of work involved in transforming an Essex ‘jungle’ into a stunning garden on the banks of thge Blackwater.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Deer damaging your garden? Here’s how to spot the signs and take action

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Thursday, March 29, 2018

How to make your garden a honeybee heaven

Thursday, March 22, 2018

A television show’s resident “gardening guru” will be supporting a children charity’s work in Suffolk with a talk about her life in show business.

BBC Radio
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Thinking about stocking your pond with fish? Here’s what you ned to know

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Seven steps to a lovely lawn this summer with Hannah Stephenson

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Will climate change affect your outdoor space? Arit Anderson of Gardeners’ World share five top tips

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Mind your language - find out what those Latin plant names actually mean

Friday, February 23, 2018

They are Megham Markle’s preferred blooms - but could you grow peopnies in your garden?

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Valentine’s Day - great gifts for gardening types

United Kingdom
Thursday, February 8, 2018

Horticultural students are thrilled after they were awarded £50,000 worth of support from a foundation set up in memory of a celebrated Suffolk plantsman.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Top tips; Check out these five shrubs to add winter colour to your garden

Monday, February 5, 2018

Be-dazzled; 10 places to see dazzling drifts of snowdrops this February

United Kingdom
Friday, January 26, 2018


Wednesday, January 24, 2018

How to grow your own potatoes - in seven simple steps

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Time to clear out the office clutter - and bring some colour and freshness to your workspace

Thursday, January 4, 2018

New Year diet and fitness fads come and go, but gardening is a recipe for healthy living, says Monty Don.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Are we killing garden birds with kindness? Three things not to do for our feathered friends in winter

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

New Sunflower variety keeps blooming until late November, says Ipswich horticultural firm.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Cactus expert Gynelle Leon shares some sharp insights for making the most of these ultra-cool plants.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Gardening advice; how to grow your own garlic

Wednesday, December 13, 2017


Sunday, November 5, 2017

A driving force behind Colchester’s beautiful public spaces has been named a community champion.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Two Essex community gardening groups have achieved excellence in one of Europe’s largest horticultural campaigns.

United Kingdom
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Four British records were smashed at a national pumpkin festival sponsored by Ipswich seed firm Thompson & Morgan.

United Kingdom
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

A champion Suffolk grower has celebrated his proudest moment in decades of competitive horticulture after completing a set of 10 winning medals.

United Kingdom
Saturday, September 2, 2017

TV presenter and self-confessed plant geek Michael Perry shares how the seeds of his successful career were sown in East Anglian.

Saturday, September 2, 2017

When asked the secret behind growing freakishly large vegetables, capable of overshadowing rivals at the local village show, Maria Brenchley jokes: “I feed them cheese sandwiches.”

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

A chance to visit stunning ‘hidden gardens’ in Bury St Edmunds will be held this Sunday, raising money for St Nicholas Hospice Care.


Meet the Editor

David Vincent


EADT writer David Vincent has more than 40 years experience in Suffolk. He has explored the highways and byeways of East Anglia, meeting homeowners, developers and estate agents from Bury St Edmunds to Aldeburgh and Colchester to Diss.

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