The flowers have gone, but what’s left behind looks great

by Ken C | Last Updated: 04/11/2021

Even though the petals have dropped on these Agapanthus, Allium and Acanthus the seeds are so attractive it would be a shame to cut them down.

Instead, enjoy the seed heads and give the birds something to feast on at the same time.

Ken Crowther is an award winning broadcaster, author and member of the Chartered Institute of Horticulture. He has been gardening for over 50 years and his knowledge and experience are drawn on to provide advice and information about garden design, plants for all seasons, gardening techniques and gardening tips. Gardening with Ken's broad appeal means he reaches a wide audience across the UK from amateur gardeners to top level horticulturists.