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

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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Pot plant ouside in winter covered in ice and snow
Home & Garden

Protecting potted plants in winter

Plants growing in pots outside can have a tough time during the cold months.

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Hedge being cut by gardener
Home & Garden

Planting a privacy hedge

Hedges provide shelter, act as a windbreak, dampen sound and give privacy.

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Well kept garden
Home & Garden

Make your garden add value to your home

An attractive garden can add thousands to the selling price of your house.

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Indoor lemon tree
Home & Garden

How to grow citrus plants indoors

Citrus plants are perfect for providing winter interest.

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Herb and lettuce garden
Home & Garden

Companion planting in the vegetable garden

Follow our guide to successful companion planting.

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Pink oriental poppies growing in the garden
Home & Garden

How to grow oriental poppies

If your border is in need of a pick-me-up, plant some oriental poppies.

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Autumn leaves being raked
Home & Garden

Autumn lawn care

Autumn is a great time to give your lawn a pick-me-up.

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