To mark the end of the gardening year, Churchill and the RHS have joined forces to provide lots of useful hints and tips to help ‘put the garden to bed’ for winter.

And making your garden winter proof doesn’t have to be arduous – that beloved allotment can still provide winter salad delights and seemingly dull foliage some festive Christmas decorations for the home.

Once you have got the garden all set for winter, you can rest easy, ready for next gardening year.

Winter Garden Articles and Videos

  • Bulbs to brighten up your home this Christmas

    And some festive colour to your home with our guide

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  • Help your garden survive winter

    Make sure your garden is ready with our helpful tips

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  • Balcony plants and window boxes

    A window on the wonderful world of gardening

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  • Colour to banish the winter blues

    Warm hues in the cold season never fail to revive the spirits

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  • Fruitful thinking

    While the harvest is over, there are plenty of fruit-related tasks for winter

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  • Protect your garden in December

    Make sure protective measures are in place and doing their job.

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  • Tips for choosing winter container plants

    A great way to add colour and cheer and reusable in the summer!

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  • Cooking at Wisley

    Our friends at Wisley Gardens show you how to make some lovely winter-warming recipes

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  • Plants to make your garden glow

    How to make your garden colourful and attractive throughout the winter months

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  • Growing winter vegetables

    A guide to growing delicious food in your own back yard.

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  • Preventing winter damage

    Simple steps to ensure your garden will survive the worst winter can throw at you

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  • Winter flowering bulbs

    The easy way to lighten up your garden

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