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Dig It! - Unconnected Thoughts on Gardening, by William Shenstone (16 July 2018)

Dig It! - Unconnected Thoughts on Gardening, by William Shenstone (16 July 2018)

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Following on from last week's show about Chinese gardens, this week we are looking at the English Landscape garden and the writer, William Shenstone, who could be said to have first described i...

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Award winning must-haves from Chelsea

Award winning must-haves from Chelsea

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The Royal Horticulatural Society’s Product of the Year is a hotly-contested title, judged by a panel of experts including Deborah Meaden, business woman extraordinaire and long-running judge ...

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Chelsea Show Gardens – how to get the look in your garden

Chelsea Show Gardens – how to get the look in your garden

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The 2018 Chelsea Flower Show closed on the 26th of May, but the ideas seen in the Show Gardens will be providing both designers and home gardeners with plenty of inspiration over the next year.

Provided by Meier Garden-Centre

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John Ruttledge on autumnal flowers at the Château de Vullierens

John Ruttledge on autumnal flowers at the Château de Vullierens

Mid Morning Mix

This Friday to Sunday the spectacular gardens of le Château de Vullierens are open to the public with amazing autumnal flowers, a sculpture park, local wines and tasty food, plus hallowe...

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Dig It! Lost Gardens of Heligan & Eden project (10 July 2017)

Dig It! Lost Gardens of Heligan & Eden project (10 July 2017)

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The holidays are here, and if you are lucky enough to be spending some of your holiday time in Cornwall, then get yourself to the Eden Project and The Lost Gardens of Heligan.    

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Dig It! Sturdy petunias (3 July 2017)

Dig It! Sturdy petunias (3 July 2017)

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With all this hot weather, many plants in hanging baskets and containers have been suffering and wilting. If you have lost some plants and are looking for some replacements, or haven't plant...

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Join Hester on our Lake Como Italian Gardens Tour

Join Hester on our Lake Como Italian Gardens Tour

In partnership with Kuoni, WRS is offering an exclusive Italian gardens tour with our very own Hester Macdonald - award-winning garden designer, historical gardens guide, and host of Dig It!&n...

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ART SEEN - Towering sculptures and irises in bloom at the Château de Vullierens

ART SEEN - Towering sculptures and irises in bloom at the Château de Vullierens

ART SEEN

What:                       Art in the Open Air Where:                    Jardins des Iri...

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A walk on the wild side

A walk on the wild side

Switzerland is a great country for garden visiting; between the excellently maintained botanical gardens and some privately-funded gardens open to the public, they are run by passionate p...

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Joshua Egerton set up his own gardening business to stay in Nendaz all year round

Joshua Egerton set up his own gardening business to stay in Nendaz all year round

Raphael Nanchen is one of three guys organising Polaris Festival; an electronic music festival, up a mountain. It’s a great line-up and a chance to dance throughout the day, then head to the ...

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