Martyn Cox

Martyn Cox

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.


Latest Articles from Martyn

Japanese maple
Home & Garden

Perk up your autumn garden

Quick fixes for dull and bare patches in the garden.

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Cottage garden
Home & Garden

How to design a cottage garden

With the right plants even a small space can become a delightful cottage garden.

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Contemporary garden
Home & Garden

How to design a contemporary garden

Read our tips for planning a low-maintenance contemporary garden.

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How to take root cuttings
Home & Garden

How to take root cuttings

Take root cuttings from dormant plants in winter, ready to be planted out by summer.

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Festive poinsettia with Christmas candles
Home & Garden

Caring for festive pot plants

Find out how to care for festive plants such as such as poinsettia and cyclamen.

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Real Christmas trees growing in pots
Home & Garden

The full guide to living Christmas trees

Read our tips on keeping living Christmas trees green and healthy.

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Small balcony garden
Home & Garden

Big ideas for small spaces

Find out how to create an attractive garden in the tiniest of plots.

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Raised garden bed
Home & Garden

Raised garden beds

Raised beds are ideal for gardens with clay soil or hard surfaces.

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Green spring lawn
Home & Garden

Spring lawn care

Read our guide to getting your lawn back to good health after winter.

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