Gardeners’ World Notes for April 19th 2019 (Easter Weekend)

Gardeners’ World Notes for April 19th 2019 (Easter Weekend)

Gardeners’ World has a full hour of gardening this Easter weekend and Monty gets going with a new planting project, as well as giving plenty of tips on getting our lawns and plants into tip top condition for the season ahead. And Monty has a surprise guest visiting...
Notes from Gardners’ World 5th April 2019

Notes from Gardners’ World 5th April 2019

Monty Don – Gardeners’ World – 5th April 2019 In this week’s Gardeners’ World, Monty Don turns his attention to the pond at Longmeadow. He adds a splash of colour to the planting with some perennial springtime favourites, as well as giving...
Fig’s are ideal container grown fruit trees.

Fig’s are ideal container grown fruit trees.

Just a quick post to point you to a nice feature in the Guardian about Fig Tree’s and how they are great, low maintenance container-grown fruit trees.  See https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2018/apr/01/fig-trees-for-urban-gardens-james-wong you might also...
Monty Don Books and Gift Guide 2020 #GardenersWorld

Monty Don Books and Gift Guide 2020 #GardenersWorld

Update: May 13th 2020 Monty was interviewed on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme about the death of Nigel. I’ve have typed up a transcript of the interview where Monty talks about how dogs have helped him with his depression and how special Nigel was to him...
The Almanac A Seasonal Guide to 2018

The Almanac A Seasonal Guide to 2018

I’ve just discovered by complete chance this super little book on Amazon while looking through various gardening books. I don’t know why this hasn’t come to my attention before. Anyway, I’ve ordered a copy tonight and will post a review when I...