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August 19, 2017

The Lost Gardens Of Heligan – S01e04.

A six part series for C4, "The Lost Gardens of Heligan" follows the restoration of a country estate's derelict gardens which fell into disrepair after its gardeners were killed in action during WW1. Tim Smit and his partner John Nelson take on the mammoth task of bringing the gardens back to life.



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August 19, 2017

The Lost Gardens Of Heligan – S01e03.

A six part series for C4, "The Lost Gardens of Heligan" follows the restoration of a country estate's derelict gardens which fell into disrepair after its gardeners were killed in action during WW1. Tim Smit and his partner John Nelson take on the mammoth task of bringing the gardens back to life.



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August 19, 2017

Gardening Australia s28e24.

Guest presenter Carolyn Blackman explores the materials available for creating gorgeous gardens, Tino helps out an olive-growing couple with their harvest in beautiful northern Tasmania, and Costa is in Canberra to visit a scientist whose research into water and productive gardening is changing the world. Jerry Coleby-Williams shows a novel method of pest control while Millie shows how to move plants successfully whilst helping a friend renovate their garden.


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August 19, 2017

Desperate Landscapes s12e05.

Jason Cameron trudges through a rainy day to transform the Seattle yard of Selome and Abiy. They would love to host their huge Ethiopian, but their home is being renovated inside and the front yard is a mess. The work starts by ripping off the old concrete steps leading to the porch and adding new wooden steps and beefed up posts and railings to match the home. Beautiful volcanic rock is brought in to create natural steps leading into the yard. A big gazebo to host family gatherings, complete with a massive steel roof, is added. At then end of the day, Selome and Abiy celebrate the results with their extended family, and Mother Nature celebrates with a beautiful double rainbow.


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August 19, 2017

Love Your Garden s07e08.

Garden makeover series. Alan and the team help zookeeper John Paul Houston by transforming an uninspiring scruffy piece of lawn at Blackpool Zoo into a private retreat.


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August 19, 2017

Gardeners World s50e21.

As Monty starts to bring in the tastiest of the summer harvest, he is planning for the months ahead as he gives advice on what to sow now to keep the crops coming up to the end of autumn. He also plans for next spring when he gives tips on saving money by propagating perennials. Carol Klein visits a lady who is losing her eyesight and helps her organise her confused borders and give her recommendations of plants which will be a feast for her senses. Joe Swift takes a close look of the design of a contemporary country garden and Nick Bailey travels to an Essex village to meet a bunch of enthusiastic villagers who are using their gardens to help in the revival and preservation of the historic Pemberton roses. Arit Anderson meets a gardener who is looking to the future in the design and planting of his extraordinary garden and we pay a second visit to Wales to catch up with Shaish Alam to find out how his crops have been faring in his newly planted field.


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August 19, 2017

Beechgrove Garden S10e18.

In the Beechgrove Garden, Carole and George have a tough job of taste testing the new super-sweet tomatoes and thin-skinned cucumbers in the tender veg polytunnel. Jim visits Glasgow Botanic Gardens - now in their 200th year of existence - to see how the new young gardeners of Glasgow are being trained through a unique apprenticeship scheme. George is in his horticultural element as he visits Rosa Steppanova in Lea Garden at Tresta on Shetland. This extraordinary garden is 12 hours and 200 miles by sea from Beechgrove, and yet it is an astounding display of plants from all around the world.


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August 13, 2017

Gardening Australia s28e23.

Jane visits a beautiful chestnut and hazelnut grove in Victoria's high country, Costa takes a look at an impressive array of winter flowering natives, and Jerry propagates some of his unusual food plants. Millie checks the pH of her soil and shows why it is such an important test to do and Tino shows how to prune a pomegranate, a youngberry and a quince tree.


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August 13, 2017

Love Your Garden s07e07.

Alan and the team are in Hythe to create a sensory garden for four-year-old Isabelle Cooper who has severely limited vision and, who will one day go completely blind.


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August 12, 2017

Gardeners World s50e20.

Monty Don gives advice on how to cut and maintain hedges as well as giving ideas on growing fruit in pots. Carol Klein chooses varieties of late-flowering clematis as her plant of the month, Nick Bailey travels to the southern tip of Cornwall to seek out a plant which escaped from our gardens and is now threatening rare and native plants, and Adam Frost uncovers the secrets of successful planting combinations in an Oxfordshire garden. Mark Lane joins the enthusiasts who have lovingly restored a walled garden in Warwick as they open their gates to the public for the first time, and we visit a garden in Yorkshire where foliage and not flowers are of paramount importance.


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