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What’s in it:

  • Patio fruit - apples

  • Sowing vegetables in autumn for winter and spring use
  • Greenhouse care for the winter
  • Problem Corner - Anne Rae, Kilbarchan
  • Autumn Baskets
  • Through the Garden Gate - Garden for Carers, Aden Park, Mintlaw

What’s in it:

  • Community Garden, Broadford, Isle of Skye

What’s in it:

  • Plants for autumn interest

  • Christmas Bulbs
  • Problem Corner - KingsInch Special School, Edinburgh
  • Drought
  • Modern and Manly
  • Through the Garden Gate - Holestone Lodge, Pools O Mukhart, Fife

What’s in it:

  • Pumpkins and gourds

  • Tomatoes in the Keder House
  • Problem Corner - BRITE Centre, Stevenson College, Edingburgh
  • Silver Garden progress
  • Through the Garden Gate - Cherrybank

What’s in it:

  • Community Garden - Wilton Island Association, Glasgow

What’s in it:

  • Vegetable Garden

  • Cuttings - half hardy perennials
  • Problem Corner - Heather Watts, Roberton
  • Pond algae
  • Houseleeks
  • Through the Garden Gate - Antoinia Swinson, Edinburgh

What’s in it:

  • Responsible Watering

  • Sunflower Trial
  • Sweet Peas
  • Berry Bushes
  • Autumn in the garden
  • Through the Garden Gate - Giraween National Park, Eastern Austrailia
  • Ian Christie, Christie's Nursery - propagating plants from seed

What’s in it:

  • Cut Flower Plot - Dahlias

  • Trials - Rudbeckia and Brassicas
  • Problem Corner - Alan Donald, Jersey
  • Mediterranen Garden
  • The Bunya Pine

What’s in it:

  • Community Garden - Colintraive

What’s in it:

  • Strawberries

  • Potager Garden
  • Problem Corner - John and Katherine McLaren, Melrose
  • Plant Labels
  • Through the Garden Gate - University of Ultrecht Botanic Gardens, Amsterdam

What’s in it:

  • Soft Fruit

  • Fungicides
  • Problem Corner - Christina Barrowman, Dunblane
  • Pond - waterlilies, pond safety
  • Through the Garden Gate - Jersey
  • Tools for the disabled

What’s in it:

  • Pruning - apples, vines

  • Gazanias
  • Problem Corner - Lorna and Stuart MacDonald, Dundee
  • Herbaceous Border - purple border

What’s in it:

  • Community Garden - Westoaks Community Project, Dalmilling, Ayr

What’s in it:

  • Silver Garden

  • Box hedging - pruning
  • Holiday plant care
  • Vine Weevil
  • Community Garden - Kirkcudbright Academy Memorial Garden

What’s in it:

  • Cut Flower Plot

  • Conservatory - tropical plants from seed
  • Problem Corner - Crail Golfing Society
  • The art of hoeing
  • Cats in the garden
  • Through the Garden Gate - The Glasgow Homoeopathic Hospital Garden

What’s in it:

  • Asparagus

  • Potatoes - Tattie barrel challenge
  • Tender vegetable crops
  • Problem Corner - Glen & Lorna Jones, Anstruther
  • Bedding plants
  • Ground Cover - Lilies

What’s in it:

  • Deep beds

  • Trials plot - summer bedding plants
  • Herbaceous Border
  • Problem Corner - Bob and Trish Condor, Kemnay
  • Low Maintenance Garden
  • Through the Garden Gate - Balaka Bangladeshi Restaurant, St Andrews

What’s in it:

  • Splitting Herbaceous plants

  • Brassicas
  • Problem Corner - Hilary and Bruce Paterson, Dunning Perthshire
  • Pond banking
  • Chemicals - Part 2: Herbicides
  • Through the Garden Gate - Professor Last, Longniddry

What’s in it:

  • Fruit - The Orchard and the Eden Fruithouse

  • Vegetable Plot - Parsley
  • Clematis
  • Through the Garden Gate - Edrom Nursery
  • Inverewe Garden Illuminations
  • Consumer Test - Trowels
  • Plant Crime - stealing from the wild

What’s in it:

  • Hardening off tender plants

  • Pesticides
  • Problem Corner - John and Joanne Lennon, Kippen - pruning vines
  • Cleaning garden furniture
  • Through the Garden Gate - Branklyn Gardens, Pearth

What’s in it:

  • Cut Flower Plot

  • Herbaceous Border
  • Problem Corner - John and Janice Wilson, Portlethen
  • Light for Seed Growing
  • Primula Border
  • Weeds
  • Through the Garden Gate - Abriachan Garden Nursery, Loch Ness Side

What’s in it:

  • Lawn Care

  • Problem Corner - Liz Gourley, Irvine
  • Conservatory
  • Through the Garden Gate - University of Dundee Botanic Garden

What’s in it:

  • Strawberries

  • Propagation - sowing seeds
  • Problem Corner - Samantha and Kenny Selbie, Motherwell - greenhouse gardening
  • Tattie Challenge - growing potatoes in barrels
  • Crooked Garden - woodland planting
  • Through the Garden Gate - Gunie Moberg, Orkney Islands

What’s in it:

  • Soil Basics

  • Problem Corner - Bob and Janice Rose, Gight, Methlick
  • Garden Walk - winter review
  • Through the Garden Gate - Regent Gardens, Edinburgh