Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 18
The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 18

The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 18

The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 18: Leven allotmenteer Calum Clunie visits his dream garden - and that happens to be Beechgrove! Meanwhile, Kirsty is with Scottish lavender growers on the banks of Loch Leven, near Kinross.     Our garden visit this week is to rural East Lothian, where Jackie and John Fry have worked tirelessly over the past four years to renovate an overgrown, 1.5-acre rural space to create an exquisitely informal garden that complements the landscape around it.…

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Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 17
The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 17

The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 17

The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 17: It’s cherry harvest and cherry-tasting time in both Beechgrove and in sunny Joppa. Also at Beechgrove, Kirsty creates a green talking point for any stylish home by taking a recycled picture frame and creating an easy-to-copy piece of living wall art with succulents.     There are two inspirational garden visits this week - inspirational upcycler Lynn Cameron has created a gorgeous garden in Alva out of what others might regard as rubbish, while…

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Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 16
The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 16

The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 16

The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 16: The competition between Brian’s heritage veg and Carole’s contemporary veg heats up as Carole is happily harvesting, while Brian seems to have deliberately gone to seed.      Meanwhile, Calum shows off the progress of his giant onions, giant tomatoes, giant cabbages and ridiculously long runner beans at his allotment in Leven. And Dina Watt demonstrates the technique of growing vegetables from scraps and how to use the whole vegetable so that there…

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Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 15
Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 15

The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 15

The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 15: Carole and Mairi are at Beechgrove taking a look at the now-blooming wildflower bank that Chris cleared, weeded and sowed in 2019. Meanwhile, Kirsty is in her pretty and productive allotment, repurposing an old wine box to make into a trendy planter for some of her purple produce.     Elsewhere, George is at home in sunny Joppa taking a look at his no-mow meadow and the yellow rattle that he sowed last year,…

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Read more about the article The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 14
The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 14

The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 14

The Beechgrove Garden 2021 episode 14: Carole and Mairi take a look at the progress of the beds of wildflower seeds and turf that they sowed and laid eight weeks ago. Kirsty is also at Beechgrove, where she, Carole and Mairi enjoy a masterclass on the Japanese art of Kokedama (creating Japanese moss balls) with expert Fiona McDonald from Aberdeen.     Meanwhile, Brian is at the grounds of Scone Palace dealing with as many of the worst weeds he…

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