MORE STORIES

Lifestyle

Researchers link greenery to slower ageing

In a world first, researchers show a link between the amount of plant life in a person’s life and slower biological ageing.

Lifestyle

Rosemary in roundabouts, lemons over the fence

How to go urban foraging safely, respectfully and cleverly, and boost your pantry stocks for nothing.

Lifestyle

Six plants that thrive indoors

If you are looking for low-maintenance houseplants, check out these options.

Lifestyle

'Super plants' could help reduce air pollution in your home and garden

Experts look at the environmental multitaskers that can help give you a breath of fresh air.

Destinations

Where to see the world’s strangest plants

A warning to any budding gardeners out there who still think that growing your own carrots is the pièce de resistance of the natural world; these exotic plants might just blow your mind.

Europe

Europe in full bloom

Tiptoe amongst the tulips, or roam between the roses when the European flower shows are in full bloom this spring. Whether you’re a keen gardener or just enjoy stopping to smell the flowers now and again, Trafalgar’s 2012 In Bloom guided holiday is not to be missed.

OUR PARTNERS