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.

B-listed 17th century house with beautiful views hits the market in the Highlands

Meikle Kildrummie is a handsome, B listed 17th century house close to Nairn on the Moray Coast.

Houseboat for sale in Glasgow for less than a two-bedroom west end flat

Fancy a home with a difference? Then take a look at this charming houseboat, which is moored in an enviable location in Glasgow.

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.