Photography Competition Winners Announced

Photography Competition Winners Announced

Wish you could capture the beauty of a garden view or the perfect detail of a fascinating flower on your camera? If your snaps are never quite as picture-perfect as the places you have visited, now you can take a little bit of inspiration from the winners of our...
Winter Gardening Ideas

Winter Gardening Ideas

Winter Gardening Ideas: how to look after your garden As the chilly nights draw in make sure you follow these top tips on how to look after your garden over the winter with winter gardening ideas from Head Gardener Claire Greenslade. 1. Lift tender plants Many tender...
How to make a Christmas wreath

How to make a Christmas wreath

Ditch the plastic berries and fake pine cones this Christmas with some top tips from expert Somerset florist and grower Jan Waters from JW Blooms. Find out how to make a Christmas wreath using British foliage, most of which you can grow or forage for in your own...
Autumn Gardening: top tips

Autumn Gardening: top tips

Head Gardener, Claire Greenslade gives some top tips on autumn gardening. Now autumn has truly arrived there’s no need to down tools and hide until spring. We’re lucky in Somerset because we get to hold on to the warmer temperatures for longer and thanks to plant...
In conversation with… Helen Sear

In conversation with… Helen Sear

As our new exhibition by internationally artist Helen Sear opens we speak to her about her work: Where did you begin your career as an artist and how has this developed? I studied Fine Art at Reading University and later at University College London’s Slade School and...