Real gardeners need to keep a journal

George Orwell’s gardening prowess comes as a surprise

Latin nomenclature can be useful

We need to rethink our use of water

How to guard your precious crops against thieves

The thrill of digging up — and eating — the first new potatoes of the year

A brilliant new work walks the thorny path of motherhood

The tensions of sharing a plot

Spring is an essential time in wine production

Green fingers are not always innate, they can be acquired