April Blooms

  • Gardeners' World - Garden Designers

    This episode comes from the Malvern Spring Gardening Show at the Three Counties Showground. Monty Don, Joe Swift and Carol Klein go behind the scenes to meet the show garden designers and the nursery men and women who make this event so special. Monty takes a sneak peak at the floral marquee befo...

  • Gardeners' World - Monkshood

    Monty revels in his passion for roses as he sets about planting some bare-root varieties in the Jewel Garden at Longmeadow in readiness for a colourful spring and summer. He was taught how to plant roses by Peter Beales who sadly died earlier this year. After watering the roses, he intends to mul...

  • Gardeners' World - Bean Stick

    This week on Gardeners World, Monty Don is searching for signs of our long-delayed spring in his garden at Longmeadow. Taking inspiration from his trip to RHS Garden Wisley last week, he will be planting up an alpine trough. Carol Klein is out and about looking at native celandines, Wordsworth's ...

  • Gardeners' World | Mount Edgcumbe

    Monty Don opens at Longmeadow in the Spring Garden and show us spring flowers: Leucojum aestivum, Summer snowflake; Helleborus x hybridus, Lenten rose; and Fritillaria meleagris, Snake's head fritillary.
    As April gets under way, Monty begins the process of reinvigorating his Jewel Garden where, ...

  • Love Your Garden | The Woodland Garden

    Alan's arrival at her front door is a wonderful surprise but seeing the garden for himself makes him realize just how big a task he's taken on. So summoning his loyal team to assist, he sends Kathy and Tony off for a couple of days away to let the transformation unfold. With several existing tree...

  • Love Your Garden | The Flower Garden

    Would you like a garden that is a blaze of colour and scent? Well Alan helps you tell your annuals from your perennials and the best way to plant your flowers in the garden. He also reveals how to use a sail to create an amazing seated area. Plus Valentine Warner makes chocolates with lavender an...

  • Love Your Garden | The Rose Garden

    This week, Alan shows us how to build a rose garden and visits a surprise rose garden in Wendover, Buckinghamshire. Laetitia Maklouf shows us ways to extend the life of your rose's way into winter by making rosewater. Valentine Warner shows how roses can even be the key ingredient to a spicy sauc...