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July 3, 2018

Gardeners’ World s51e14.

As the borders at Longmeadow hit their stride, it is time to take stock of what is looking good and what needs replacing. Monty shares his tips on how he keeps his displays going all summer long. There is plenty to do on the vegetable plot too, and things are looking promising in the fruit […]

June 30, 2018

Gardeners’ World s51e13.

At Longmeadow Monty celebrates the midsummer glory of roses in all their forms, plants some statuesque shrubs in pots for year-round interest, and deals with a pesky rabbit problem in the veg patch. Carol Klein revels in one of our most flamboyant seasonal flowers – the peony. Adam Frost finds inspiration for his […]

June 22, 2018

Gardeners’ World s51e12.

The team head to Gardeners’ World Live this week to bring you the highlights in plants and design. Adam Frost and Joe Swift take a close look at all the show gardens for fresh ideas as well as inspiration, Mark Lane finds planting ideas around the showground and Carol and Nick explore the […]

June 10, 2018

Gardeners’ World s51e11.

It’s warm enough for all the tender plants to go out into the garden now and at Longmeadow Monty finds places in his borders for bananas and dahlias, whilst in the vegetable garden, courgettes and tomatoes are planted out. Then pay a visit to the RHS Chatsworth show in Derbyshire where Nick Bailey, […]

June 3, 2018

Gardeners’ World s51e10.

With summer on the horizon, Monty Don plants up pots for summer colour, as well as giving his box hedging a seasonal cut. Frances Tophill offers an update on her shared allotment as she checks on the progress of crops, Mark Lane heads to Suffolk where he gives advice on the elements of […]

May 23, 2018

Gardeners’ World s51e09.

Monty elevates his cottage garden borders this week by adding plants to give height and drama, and rejuvenates the design of the grass borders by adding evergreen plants grown from cuttings. Carol Klein’s plant of the season is the delicate but easy to grow dog’s tooth violet, Joe Swift travels to the Trelissick […]

May 18, 2018

Gardeners’ World s51e08.

This week we are celebrating the very best of spring gardening with Monty at Longmeadow and visiting the RHS Malvern Spring Festival to see this year’s hottest garden designs and the season’s must-have plants. At Longmeadow, Monty plants herbaceous perennials for summer colour and gives advice on how to care for carnivorous plants, […]

April 29, 2018

Gardeners’ World s51e07.

Despite the slow awakening of the garden this year, there are still plenty of jobs to be getting on with and Monty begins to divide ornamental grasses and plant up a colourful alpine trough. He also gives advice on what to do with containers which are past their best and what to sow […]

April 28, 2018

Gardeners’ World s51e06.

There is a full hour of inspiration as Monty works in his vegetable garden sowing seeds for a bountiful summer, grows some more unusual vegetables and recommends varieties of summer bulbs to plant in the spring. Mark Lane creates a floral celebration in a container and shares his recommendations for great planting partners […]

April 14, 2018

Gardeners’ World s51e05.

There is a full hour of gardening from Longmeadow this week and Monty gets to grips with a new project, beefs up his borders by dividing perennials and celebrates spring flowering shrubs. Frances Tophill is growing vegetables this year on an allotment and this week she begins to prepare her plot and, if […]

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