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.

Bill Jamieson: The BBC and I have parted ways – with one exception

Forget Chelsea Flower Show’s cowpats and Monty Don’s perfect soil, The Beechgrove Garden is for real Scottish gardeners, says Bill Jamieson.

Listed Victorian castle which boasts outstanding original features on sale for the same price as an Edinburgh family home

A Scots castle built on land once hunted by Robert the Bruce has gone on the market – complete with what is believed to be the largest stain glassed window ever to be created in a private home in the UK.

Three of the best rural Victorian properties on the market now

The solid promise of a substantial Victorian rural home is just as much sought-after today as in bygone eras, writes Kirsty McLuckie.

Contemporary home with stunning river views hits the market in beautiful Perthshire location

Meadowland is a beautiful example of mid-20th century modernist, contemporary style, which is now for sale.