Read more about the article Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 6
Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 6

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 6

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 6: As summer reaches its climax at Glebe Cottage garden in Devon, Carol Klein introduces us to a group of plants that really provides the drum roll to peak summer time: the daisy. Whether it be the bold, hot colours of heleniums and dahlias, or others, like early flowering asters that display themselves more quietly, daisies thrive in the most surprising spots and mingle brilliantly alongside other summer treasures.       There's a…

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Read more about the article Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 4
Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 4

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 4

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 4: The horticultural expert welcomes viewers back to Glebe Cottage garden in north Devon, where, despite the challenging mix of intense hot, dry days and torrential stormy downpours, the garden is showing off a magical sea of flowers and foliage. Carol also discusses geraniums, and presents tips on how to care for pelargoniums.       Carol Klein VMH is an English gardening expert, who also works as a television presenter and newspaper columnist.…

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Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 3

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 3: Summer at Glebe Cottage sometimes means changeable weather — sultry, showery and altogether typically British! But this never daunts Carol, who takes the opportunity to investigate one of our richest plant habitats: watery wetlands and bogs. The pond at Glebe Cottage is now lush with rich green foliage. Back in the spring, Carol added plants that would thrive in this shady, boggy area. Now, these are living up to their promise, and none…

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Read more about the article Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 2
Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 2

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 2

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 2: The horticultural expert shows viewers how her garden has both a sunny side and a shady one, and takes the opportunity to look at how plants have adapted to one or the other. Carol also gives a useful lesson in choosing plants that will thrive because they've been planted in the right place.       Carol Klein VMH is an English gardening expert, who also works as a television presenter and newspaper…

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Read more about the article Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 1
Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 1

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 1

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 1: Carol is now harvesting the first of her carrots and has been dining off an abundance of chard for weeks! A visit to some native foxgloves thriving in a nearby hedgerow reveals the secrets to success with growing these wonderful plants, and kicks off a look at the whole family of plants to which they belong. This includes snapdragons, verbascums and penstemons — some of our most useful garden plants, all well loved…

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