Dahlia ‘Twyning’s Revel’. Photograph: Richard Johnston
Dazzling dahlias

Is there anything quite as delicious looking as a dahlia flower? Or a genus of plants quite as varied or as versatile? In the kitchen garden I grow a (...)

Blooming sweet

You could, on first glance, be forgiven for mistaking its plump, spherical seeds for peppercorns, given the fact that they are of roughly the same (...)