Due to the slowing housing market, many homeowners will look to make better use of the space they currently have, according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).
As March begins and the weather starts to warm up, the National Trust has highlighted a number of varieties of flora that are soon to feature in gardens across the UK.
The beginning of March is the ideal time to sow vegetables such as onions or cabbages under glass, it has been stated.
Gardeners have been offered advice on how to deal with a disease which can prove deadly to plants such as rhododendron.
The Garfield Park Conservatory in Chicago is celebrating its 100th anniversary with an exhibition that highlights the process of photosynthesis.