Val is an award-winning garden writer, photographer and lecturer.
Val writes for The Daily Telegraph, Saga Magazine and many others and has been awarded the Garden Media Journalist of the Year. Val also judges the perennial and dahlia trials at RHS Wisley. Her website can be found at www.valbourne.co.uk.
Dahlias are sun-loving plants that deliver months of flowers.
Find out how to grow and care for hydrangeas, plus which varieties are best to grow.
Gardening expert Val Bourne on the best varieties to grow and how to get the best from them.
Advice on soil drainage and plants that thrive in damp conditions.
Find out the best varieties to grow and how to grow them.
Find out what to plant for your own miniature woodland patch.
Turn an overgrown plot into a productive vegetable garden.
Trilliums are spring-flowering woodlanders.
Find out how to grow parsnips and which varieties are best.