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Purple Geranium and Lime Green Alchemilla Mollis
  1. Dead-head to keep your garden blooming all summer.
  2. Cut back early flowering perennials
  3. Summer prune Wisteria
  4. What to do in the garden in July

The Sunday Gardener YouTube Channel

Check out 80 short videos on The Sunday Gardener's YouTube channel full of gardening tips and ideas.

How to summer prune Wisteria


Crocus summer sale up to 50% off

Pick up a summer bargain for your garden in the Crocus summer sale.

Best shrubs and plants flowering in July

Agapanthus and Helenium

 Lovely blue Geranium with bee

A striking plant combination of strong blue Agapanthus and burnt orange Helenium.

Agapanthus is a flowering bulb which will return each year if grown in the correct spot. Helenium is a herbaceous perennial.

Agapanthus can be tricky to get into flower- growing tips.


Clematis florida 'Taiga'

Thalictrum delavayi, common name Chinese Meadow Rue a summer flowering herbaceous perennial, no garden should be without Thalictrum.

Tall with feathered foilage and clusters of flowers which float around in clouds on the breeze. A real garden favourite, easy to grow and tolerant of semi shade. 


Gardening ideas and inspiration

Allium with butterfly

Easy to grow Spring and Summer flowering plants, advice as to the best climbing and scented plants to suit your garden.

Ceanothus in bloom lovely soft blue flowers

Ideas for best Evergreen shrubs, Spring and Summer Flowering shrubs and fast-growing shrubs.

bee on sedum

Advice on plants to attract bees and butterflies into your garden. Check out the 10 Best wildlife friendly plants and shrubs.

tomatoes on the vine ripening

How to grow your own veg, including growing from seed and the best veg for growing in containers.

toms in hanging basket

A month by month guide with  top tips what to do in the garden each month. Seasonal monthly advice in the Sunday Gardener's Newsletter.

ducks on garden pond

An easy step-by-step guide with illustrations on how to build a pond, installing pond liner, and attracting wildlife to your pond.

gardening tips

Pages of gardening tips including how to get rid of slugs and snails, what frost hardy means, when to use the Chelsea Chop and much more.

gardening calender  month by month what to do in the garden

Regular posts with gardening chat on the Sunday Gardener's award-winning blog, including visitors' questions.