How to grow vegetables in Scotland

Here's how to grow your own fruit and vegetables in Scotland.

Five best vegetables to plant in your garden right now

There's still time to get your vegetable seeds off to a flying start so that you can harvest your own crop in the autumn

Five plants that keep on giving after summer

If you’re short of time but want a riot of colour and some architectural gems on your patio, you may be best off choosing perennials, flowering shrubs and evergreens when you plant up your summer containers.

Three of the best city flats with gardens in Edinburgh

Combining urban living with green space to sit out  pushes up desirability and value, says Kirsty McLuckie.

Chic James Bond-style house in Dollar hits the market

Skythorn is a Bond-style house in Clackmannanshire, which may have shaken its neighbours in the 1970s but will stir fans of the era, says Kirsty McLuckie

The best Scottish university cities to look for a bright future

A degree and a decent job does not mean that home ownership is easily affordable, discovers Kirsty McLuckie.