Monty Don’s American Gardens episode 3: In this final programme, Monty explores the extraordinary scenery of the west coast of America. Alternative stream He begins his journey in Arizona, where he learns about cacti and marvels at the sight of them in the desert and in private gardens, where they have replaced traditional plants and lawns. From […]
Monty Don’s American Gardens
Monty Don visits some of the most famous and interesting gardens in America.
Monty Don’s American Gardens episode 2: In the second episode, Monty goes south to explore gardens of early independent America and learns how the history of this part of the country is still very much evident in the places and people he meets. He visits the famous garden where President Thomas Jefferson, one of America’s founding fathers, enjoyed spending his
Monty Don’s American Gardens episode 1: Monty Don travels across America to explore whether there is such thing as an American garden. Monty begins his journey in a prairie, the original American flowering wilderness. What is an American garden? Is there such a thing and if so what does it look like? In this three-part series, Monty Don