News in brief
The autumn exhibition at Waltham Forest’s William Morris Gallery is called The Enchanted Garden, and will explore the ‘transformative power of gardens’.
Look out for ‘Pink Annabelle’, in garden centres across the UK. The new hydrangea from the popular ‘Annabelle’ range, has been bred for stronger stems to bear its blooms.
CHALK IT UP
Brighten tired garden furniture with new Al Fresco chalk paint from Frenchic. The outdoor paint is available in 12 shades and costs £16.95 for 750ml.
NOT SO DELIGHTFUL
Tomato ‘Gardeners’ Delight’ has been stripped of its AGM following a trial by the RHS last year. It was thought to be too variable by the trials committee and ‘not what it should be or once was’.
Enjoy a cuppa of your own home-grown tea! Newlands Nursery has launched a Grow Your Own herbal tea kit, which includes everything you need to produce your own. £20 from plants-uk.co.uk