Martyn Cox is a prolific garden writer and author with a tiny, but plant packed garden in East London. Martyn writes a weekly column for The Mail on Sunday and monthly for Grow it! His work regularly features in BBC Gardeners' World, The English Garden, Grand Designs and Sainsbury's Magazine.
With the right plants even a small space can become a delightful cottage garden.
Read our tips for planning a low-maintenance contemporary garden.
Take root cuttings from dormant plants in winter, ready to be planted out by summer.
Find out how to care for festive plants such as such as poinsettia and cyclamen.
Read our tips on keeping living Christmas trees green and healthy.
Find out how to create an attractive garden in the tiniest of plots.
Raised beds are ideal for gardens with clay soil or hard surfaces.
Read our guide to getting your lawn back to good health after winter.
Hedges provide shelter, act as a windbreak, dampen sound and give privacy.