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Gardeners’ World episode 7 2011

Gardeners’ World episode 7 2011

Gardeners’ World episode 7 2011: Celebrating the arrival of the holiday season.At Longmeadow, Monty ensures that there will be late summer colour by propagating some of his favourites from the fantastically diverse salvia family. He also divides irises and reveals what has gone wrong with his onion crop.     Joe finds seasonal inspiration at historic Newby Hall in North Yorkshire, home to the longest double herbaceous border in Europe. Carol is at home showing how she keeps her flower…

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Gardeners’ World episode 6 2011

Gardeners’ World episode 6 2011

Gardeners’ World episode 6 2011: An hour-long episode of the gardening programme. At Longmeadow, Monty Don shows which plants to choose for sensational borders right through the summer - from ornamental grasses to late flowering perennials. He also plants out squashes and pumpkins, as well as making his own comfrey feed.     Carol Klein is at Glebe Cottage giving advice on the best hardy geraniums for different situations and sharing tips on how to lift, divide and propagate them.…

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Gardeners’ World episode 5 2011

Gardeners’ World episode 5 2011: By the first week of June, plants are growing with such speed that some have a tendency to flop. Staking is the answer. As well as sharing his tips, Monty Don shows how to make stakes that can be used for many years to come. Now the nights are guaranteed to be frost free, Monty plants out the tender annuals he's raised from seed.      Carol Klein visits a Wiltshire gardener and bee…

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Gardeners’ World episode 4 2011

Gardeners’ World episode 4 2011: As May gets under way at Longmeadow, Monty Don turns his attention to his 'dry garden', an area of his garden where the soil is particularly thin and baked by the sun. Rachel de Thame visits the gorgeous gardens of Coton Manor in Northamptonshire, where the owner has planted inspirational combinations in unpromising areas.     Meanwhile, Carol Klein meets a woman who loves gardening, not for plants, but for the creatures they attract to…

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Gardeners’ World episode 3 2011

Gardeners’ World episode 3 2011

Gardeners’ World episode 3 2011: It's the busiest gardening weekend of the year and in a special hour-long programme for Easter there's plenty of inspiration to get our gardens kick started for the year ahead.     At Longmeadow, Monty gets going on planting climbing roses for different aspects in his walled garden. From clematis and roses for full sun to plants for more shady places, we get his top recommendations for an east-facing wall, along with techniques for planting…

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