Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden episode 26 2020
The Beechgrove Garden episode 26 2020

The Beechgrove Garden episode 26 2020

The Beechgrove Garden episode 26 2020: In the last episode of the series, Chris and Frances have taken on a new allotment and they are starting from scratch to create an easy, low maintenance fruit and veg patch.     Meanwhile, Kirsty is looking at how to extend the season by using late-flowering perennials that complement autumn colours, while Brian is taking advantage of the season to plant cost-effective bare-root trees. Beechgrove is a hardy annual TV gardening series which…

Continue ReadingThe Beechgrove Garden episode 26 2020




Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden episode 25 2020
The Beechgrove Garden episode 25 2020

The Beechgrove Garden episode 25 2020

The Beechgrove Garden episode 25 2020: Gardening magazine, George is on his allotment celebrating the humble apple and we are treated to a tour of spectacular autumn colour in Branklyn Gardens, Perth, by head gardener Alistair Chalmers.     Meanhwhile, Carole revisits a native hedgerow that she helped plant 17 years ago to see it in all its berry bird-feeding glory. In contrast, Kirsty creates an easy-to-replicate trendy 'desertscape' with cacti in her Edinburgh flat. Beechgrove is a hardy annual…

Continue ReadingThe Beechgrove Garden episode 25 2020




Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden episode 24 2020
The Beechgrove Garden episode 24 2020

The Beechgrove Garden episode 24 2020

The Beechgrove Garden episode 24 2020: Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue pretty well describes Beechgrove this week. Kirsty takes a look at one of the oldest and rarest plants known to man, the Wollemi Pine, sometimes called the fossil tree. George shows how to naturalise new bulbs in grass while Carole, after borrowing techniques from her Dad, reviews her tomatoes and sees if her Dad has it right.     Beechgrove is a hardy annual TV gardening…

Continue ReadingThe Beechgrove Garden episode 24 2020




Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden episode 23 2020
The Beechgrove Garden episode 23 2020

The Beechgrove Garden episode 23 2020

The Beechgrove Garden episode 23 2020: There is an autumnal feel to Beechgrove this week. George is in his allotment harvesting apples and pears, while Carole creates a bog garden from scratch. Brian puts his 'no-mow' garden to bed for the winter and adds some sparkles of spring interest. Meanwhile, Kirsty is in her flat looking at reviving interest in a plant that has gone out of fashion, the african violet.     Beechgrove is a hardy annual TV gardening…

Continue ReadingThe Beechgrove Garden episode 23 2020
Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden episode 22 2020
The Beechgrove Garden episode 22 2020

The Beechgrove Garden episode 22 2020

The Beechgrove Garden episode 22 2020: In this episode, the Beechgrove team are looking to the future. George plants up a large container with what he calls a 'bulb lasagne', layering different kinds of bulbs for layers of long-lived colour in the spring. Meanwhile, Carole shows different methods of propagating new plants for next year, while Chris plans and plants a new border for year-round colour.     And Kirsty is looking at why green roofs could be a thing…

Continue ReadingThe Beechgrove Garden episode 22 2020