About BBC Gardens Illustrated magazine subscription
BBC Gardens Illustrated Magazine
BBC Gardens Illustrated Magazine is a monthly international magazine dedicated to gardening lovers around the world. The magazine is full of dazzling photographs of gardens of all kinds. The expert gardeners who write for BBC Gardens Illustrated provide all the information you need to create a garden space that works for you.
In BBC Gardens Illustrated, you will find information books about gardening, floral paintings, unusual garden containers, recipes, planting guides, garden designs for all size gardens from patio size to palatial.
Articles from recent issues include a review of Tessa Newcomb’s garden book, The Adorable Plot, a design for a small garden by Piet Oudolf, the best shrubs for fall, a garden masterpiece designed by Tom Stuart-Smith, recipes for cooking alfresco, and a guide to using self seeders.
An article tells you how to get a late summer garden look. The look includes using different types of containers for the floral and greenery. Suggestions include using rustic pieces such as vintage greengrocer’s crates or boxes as planters. The colors of the florals and greenery also matters. Combine dahlia with viburnums in autumnal shades for a true late season look. The soil for the plantings should include two parts of good soil mixed with a little scoop of blood, fish and bone. A beautiful fall planting could include panicum virgatum, dahlia nuit d’ete, erigeron karvinskianus, viburnum opulus, and dahlia Arabian night.
You will also find designs for creating charming garden retreats in your backyard, how to get the Chelsea look in your home garden, a step by step guide for creating a conservatory, and ways to deal with the invasive Japanese knotweed plant.
If you love gardening, and learning about new garden designs from around the world, you will love a subscription to BBC Gardens Illustrated.