1. Which plants can I keep in my bathroom and cloakroom?

    The smallest room in the house needn’t be the most boring. In fact, many people feel that the bathroom and cloakroom are the most revered spaces of any home. Let's look at bathroom environments to see which plants can survive in rooms that sometimes get hot and steamy.

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  2. Five trees that can survive flooding and boggy soil

    The ground in winter can be saturated after many days and weeks of rain and most scientists predict that the extreme weather we tend to experience now in the UK will become ‘normal’. Call it climate change or just prolonged periods of ‘wet’, followed by extended times of ‘dry’, the results can be devastating for people living in low areas or around rivers. And, of course, for those using land for food production and other purposes.

    But there are steps that can be taken to help alleviate the damage that results from flooding and even to prevent the events happening in the first place...

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