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This Week In The Garden with Peter Seabrook

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This Week In The Garden with Peter Seabrook

This Week In The Garden with Peter Seabrook

The Sun

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Followers
19
Plays
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Gardening great Peter Seabrook will be sharing all his experience and advice with you on a weekly basis. Brought to you by Sun Gardening.



Latest Episodes

Movie Night

Ecologist Chris Baines joins us this week, Chris tells us about his award winning new film, The Living Thames, an examination of the River Thames, the many uses people have for it and the creatures who call it home. Peter and Chris also talk about the production and Peter offers some tips for your garden. Chris' Film, The Living Thames can be viewed here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Living-Thames-Sir-David-Attenborough/dp/B08HCPDRJC See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

24 min6 d ago
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Movie Night

Eat your greens. And your yellows, crimsons and purples.

Peter takes a visit to a very windy Lincolnshire to see some vegetables trials. This episode is a great guide for anyone thinking of growing some food in their garden. Peter gets plenty of recommendations - both for things to grow and for things to eat. Peter also gives a beginners guide to composting to help your vegetables along. Thanks to our contributors this week: Matt Oliver, Richard Tudor, Keely Watson, Colin Randal, David Coop. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

25 min1 w ago
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Eat your greens. And your yellows, crimsons and purples.

The Show Must Go On

Peter is joined by Stephen Bennett, former director of the Chelsea flower show. With this year's show cancelled owing to Covid19, Peter and Stephen discuss some of the challenges that the show must face next year, if at all. Elsewhere peter offers some seasonal advice and diary entries. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26 min2 w ago
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The Show Must Go On

California Dreaming

Peter is joined by Ian Baldwin, a renowned horticultural consultant, who speaks to us direct from California. Ian is well equipped to tell us about the differences between British and American gardening, the scale of things and sadly, the wildfires the west coast of America are plagued with. Peter and Ian give tips for your garden too. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

24 min3 w ago
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California Dreaming

On Trial

Peter explains what's involved in a horticultural trial this week, lifting the lid on some of the process by way of his recent experience of the Rudbeckia trial at Hyde Hall. Peter drafts in some of his fellow judges to give some details and recommendations. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

20 minSEP 24
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On Trial

Exhaust Pipes in the Garden

Peter is joined by Julie Dowbiggin of Capel Manor College. Julie describes some of the gardens that she has been involved with, from winning entries at Chelsea to gardens for Royalty. Elsewhere Peter gives tips and news. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

24 minSEP 17
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Exhaust Pipes in the Garden

International Daisy Chains, Bees and Garden Strongholds

Peter is joined by one of the UK's leading independent Ecologists, Chris Baines. Chris shares some insightful and funny stories about his role in founding and promoting the Urban Wildlife Group and tells gardeners about the important role they have to play in supporting wildlife and how they can easily do so from their own gardens. Elsewhere, peter has a number of tips and suggestions for outings. The RHS has some suggestions for plants to help pollinators here: https://www.rhs.org.uk/science/conservation-biodiversity/wildlife/plants-for-pollinators See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26 minSEP 10
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International Daisy Chains, Bees and Garden Strongholds

Making Arrangements

This week's guest is Judith Blacklock, a flower arranger who has trained celebrities and whose arrangements have been in the hands of royalty. Peter tells us about his unconventional national service and gives tips for rose growers. https://www.judithblacklock.com/ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

23 minSEP 3
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Making Arrangements

An audience with the President.

Peter is joined by RHS president, Keith Weed, this week. Keith gives some insight into the future of the RHS, some suggestions of places to visit and tells us a little about his own garden. Elsewhere Peter gives tips, his diary and a what's on guide. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26 minAUG 27
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An audience with the President.

The Flower Show, Virtually.

Peter’s guest this week isLynne Dibley who gives us some tips on how to care for her specialism, Streptocarpus flowers. Lynne also tells us about how flower shows have gone digital and encourages us to try flower breeding. Elsewhere Peter has the usual news, and tips. You can find out more at these addresses: www.virtualflowershow.uk www.Dibleys.com See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26 minAUG 20
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The Flower Show, Virtually.

Latest Episodes

Movie Night

Ecologist Chris Baines joins us this week, Chris tells us about his award winning new film, The Living Thames, an examination of the River Thames, the many uses people have for it and the creatures who call it home. Peter and Chris also talk about the production and Peter offers some tips for your garden. Chris' Film, The Living Thames can be viewed here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Living-Thames-Sir-David-Attenborough/dp/B08HCPDRJC See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

24 min6 d ago
Comments
Movie Night

Eat your greens. And your yellows, crimsons and purples.

Peter takes a visit to a very windy Lincolnshire to see some vegetables trials. This episode is a great guide for anyone thinking of growing some food in their garden. Peter gets plenty of recommendations - both for things to grow and for things to eat. Peter also gives a beginners guide to composting to help your vegetables along. Thanks to our contributors this week: Matt Oliver, Richard Tudor, Keely Watson, Colin Randal, David Coop. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

25 min1 w ago
Comments
Eat your greens. And your yellows, crimsons and purples.

The Show Must Go On

Peter is joined by Stephen Bennett, former director of the Chelsea flower show. With this year's show cancelled owing to Covid19, Peter and Stephen discuss some of the challenges that the show must face next year, if at all. Elsewhere peter offers some seasonal advice and diary entries. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26 min2 w ago
Comments
The Show Must Go On

California Dreaming

Peter is joined by Ian Baldwin, a renowned horticultural consultant, who speaks to us direct from California. Ian is well equipped to tell us about the differences between British and American gardening, the scale of things and sadly, the wildfires the west coast of America are plagued with. Peter and Ian give tips for your garden too. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

24 min3 w ago
Comments
California Dreaming

On Trial

Peter explains what's involved in a horticultural trial this week, lifting the lid on some of the process by way of his recent experience of the Rudbeckia trial at Hyde Hall. Peter drafts in some of his fellow judges to give some details and recommendations. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

20 minSEP 24
Comments
On Trial

Exhaust Pipes in the Garden

Peter is joined by Julie Dowbiggin of Capel Manor College. Julie describes some of the gardens that she has been involved with, from winning entries at Chelsea to gardens for Royalty. Elsewhere Peter gives tips and news. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

24 minSEP 17
Comments
Exhaust Pipes in the Garden

International Daisy Chains, Bees and Garden Strongholds

Peter is joined by one of the UK's leading independent Ecologists, Chris Baines. Chris shares some insightful and funny stories about his role in founding and promoting the Urban Wildlife Group and tells gardeners about the important role they have to play in supporting wildlife and how they can easily do so from their own gardens. Elsewhere, peter has a number of tips and suggestions for outings. The RHS has some suggestions for plants to help pollinators here: https://www.rhs.org.uk/science/conservation-biodiversity/wildlife/plants-for-pollinators See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26 minSEP 10
Comments
International Daisy Chains, Bees and Garden Strongholds

Making Arrangements

This week's guest is Judith Blacklock, a flower arranger who has trained celebrities and whose arrangements have been in the hands of royalty. Peter tells us about his unconventional national service and gives tips for rose growers. https://www.judithblacklock.com/ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

23 minSEP 3
Comments
Making Arrangements

An audience with the President.

Peter is joined by RHS president, Keith Weed, this week. Keith gives some insight into the future of the RHS, some suggestions of places to visit and tells us a little about his own garden. Elsewhere Peter gives tips, his diary and a what's on guide. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26 minAUG 27
Comments
An audience with the President.

The Flower Show, Virtually.

Peter’s guest this week isLynne Dibley who gives us some tips on how to care for her specialism, Streptocarpus flowers. Lynne also tells us about how flower shows have gone digital and encourages us to try flower breeding. Elsewhere Peter has the usual news, and tips. You can find out more at these addresses: www.virtualflowershow.uk www.Dibleys.com See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

26 minAUG 20
Comments
The Flower Show, Virtually.
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