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.

8 trends to look out for at Gardening Scotland

For three days every summer, the grounds of the Royal Highland Centre in Edinburgh are transformed by trees and flowers.

Inside a beautifully restored A listed croft cottage in the stunning Cairngorms National Park

Thought to have been the highest working farm in Scotland, Downie’s Cottage is in the heart of Cairngorms National Park, on the Corbett of Morrone, overlooking Braemar and the Dee valley.

Period family home with modern extension hits the market in sought-after Fife town

Behind its traditional bay windows a revolution has been taking place at Millbank House, which is located in the picturesque town of Cupar in Fife

Three of the best coastal properties for sale in Scotland now

In sunny weather a househunter’s fancy may turn to thoughts of the beach and coastal homes.