News archive September 2013

How to Look after your lawn as climate shifts

36% of gardeners report that their lawns grow all year. 44% of gardeners now mow their lawns a month earlier in spring Our poor lawns just do not know what is going…

How your garden can help beat climate change

Our seasons are confused and becoming increasingly unpredictable. If you have a garden you will have noticed the effects of this weird weather on plants and wildlife…

RHS highlights gardening in a changing climate

Richard Bisgrove is Senior Lecturer in Landscape Management at the University of Reading.He has written this excellent article for the RHS website about climate…