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 5
Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 5

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 5

Summer Gardening with Carol Klein episode 5: Carol Klein welcomes us back to Glebe Cottage garden, where the hot summer weather is parching the open, sun-bathed parts of the garden while the shady areas remain enticingly cool. Many gardeners struggle to get to grips with those dusty, exposed, dry areas that never seem to work. But for Carol, these can be rich planting opportunities. She's even created a special raised bed at Glebe Cottage specifically designed to allow her to…

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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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