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The Boyne Valley Garden Centre has a right Royal passion for plants

The Boyne Valley Garden Centre has a right Royal passion for plants

In deepest Co Meath, Aileen Muldoon Byrne nurtures a spectacular array of plants and flowers

Hedging your beds

Hedging your beds

Whether breaking your garden into a series of picturesque rooms or seeking privacy, now is the time to plant a hedge

Indoor Gardening: The greenhouse effect

Indoor Gardening: The greenhouse effect

Plants can add a healthy air to your home

Indoor Gardening: The greenhouse effect

Indoor Gardening: The greenhouse effect

Plants can add a healthy air to your home

Core Irish values

Core Irish values

David Llewellyn, who runs a vast orchard in Lusk in north Dublin, is on a mission to reinvent the apple trade in this country

The secret life of plants

The secret life of plants

Helen Dillon’s garden in Ranelagh is a cornucopia of alluring species – many of which she feels might just have their own personalities, from thugs to Greta Garbo types

Hooked on plants

Hooked on plants

Roy Lancaster was 15 when his interest in gardening was piqued. In his latest book, the 79-year-old reflects on a life of plants

Picking a winner

Picking a winner

A rose-tinted garden is hard to beat for real value

Astrantias are true midsummer masters

Astrantias are true midsummer masters

The underrated flowers are the real stars of a summer garden

Pellies with welly

Pellies with welly

Embrace the diversity of simple yet beautiful pelargoniums

Cocktail hour: Colourful geums bring the party to the garden

Cocktail hour: Colourful geums bring the party to the garden

The flower's recent popularity is well-deserved

Leafy beauty in full Bloom

Leafy beauty in full Bloom

Bloom 2016 was the perfect mix of aspirational and attainable show gardens

Full Bloom: glorious sunshine draws thousands to gardening extravaganza

Full Bloom: glorious sunshine draws thousands to gardening extravaganza

Judges award 57 medals this year - 24 gold

Irish landscape designers shine at Chelsea

Irish landscape designers shine at Chelsea

This year’s show played host to a myriad of innovations, with star turns from Irish landscape designers Diarmuid Gavin and Paul Martin

‘Savills Garden’ to live on through the arts fund

‘Savills Garden’ to live on through the arts fund

The garden is designed to highlight the importance of connecting and communicating ‘face to face’