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Jane Perrone selects her must-read titles
Advances in the understanding of species is leading to name changes
The sight of webs strung across plants may give you the jitters — but spiders will do your garden a world of good
New-build homes will have ‘hedgehog highways’ to allow wildlife access to food
Making a debut at one of the world’s greatest horticultural events is hard work
A new generation of enthusiasts is growing Instagram-friendly aquatic plants in tanks
Some indoor plants such as staghorn ferns or microgreens can survive on air and water alone
Not all of the gastropods are pests
Species that devour flies sound ferocious, but in the home they require delicate care to flourish
Plants such as Good King Henry can be a tasty alternative to spinach and broccoli
Houseplants can easily go from lush to mush over winter but a few wise moves will keep your home verdant
Anyone can have a garden — even if your only space is a shelf