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Drifts of perennials

A passion for perennials? Why I bought 33 lorry loads

Kent gardening expert Neil Miller's bulk buy with a difference

The National Trust's Scotney Castle

Flower power: gardens to put the colour back in your life

Put some colour back in your life as Kent’s gardens burst into bloom: here's where to find six of the best across the county.

Emmetts Garden in Sevenoaks

The county's coming up roses

From picturesque perennials to beautiful borders, our county, the Garden of England, has gardens galore: we've picked 10 of the best.

The Green Flag will continue to fly over Whitstable Castle
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Kent recognised for fantastic parks with Green Flag Awards

Nature lovers in Kent are sure to be celebrating today after parks and gardens across the county have been recognised for their excellence.

The buddleia is commonly known as the butterfly bush

Are you out for the count?

It’s time to take nature’s pulse by counting beautiful butterflies, the colourful barometer of our environment

Kent has seen a decline in the number of hedgehogs
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'Worrying' decline in number of hedgehogs

Conservationists are concerned about growing numbers of hedgehogs disappearing from our gardens.

Bill Oddie in his ludicrous garden

A very ludicrous garden

Birdwatcher Bill Oddie gives a tour of his garden, full of weird and wacky memorabilia

On The Edge was designed by Frederic Whyte and built by Charles Benton of co-sponsors Benton Landscapes which is based in Weavering, Maidstone

Kent leads the way at Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

The county's gardeners revel in the spotlight at the world's largest garden show

Try some foraging with the family

Head out into the hedgerows of Kent

The Garden of England is ripe for the picking this summer so here's some hints on foraging for your supper.

Canterbury is blessed with a rich variety of beautiful hidden gardens.
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City boasts an array of hidden gems to enjoy this summer

There's more to Canterbury than the Dane John and Westgate Gardens. Here are the eight best public gardens outside the big two.

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