Gardeners' World 2020 - Episode 5 - 17 April 2020

Gardeners' World 2020 - Episode 5 - 17 April 2020

Monty Don returns for this weeks episode and welcomes us to his garden Longmeadow and Gardeners World 2020.

He is doing his own filming during the Corona Virus lockdown and talks about how important it is that if you have a garden to get outside as much as possible.

Nigel, Nell and Patti from Gardeners' World

Monty with Nigel, Nell and Patti


Monty Don's dogs names are Nigel, Nell and Patti.

Nigel was born on 17 May 2008 and is a Golden Retriever.


He is best known for his central starring role in Gardeners' World.

Nigel from Gardeners World
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Nigel's co-stars are Monty Don as well as his fellow doggy friend Nell and the newbie Patti.

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Adam Frost
welcomes us to the programme and to his own garden.


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Adam been busy working on the border he mulched on last weeks programme, but the ground is still very wet.

In areas that were too wet he just turned the soli to let the air get to it and dry it out.


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Adam Frost welcomes us to his garden as he is standing in for Monty Don.

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Adam starts the programme talking about how the garden brings a sense of 'normality' with everything going on.

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He points out the Euphorbia Robbiea and how vibrant and alive it is with its acid green.


Adam Frost

Adam Frost


Adam Frost is a garden and landscape designer who was born in September 1969 .

His early gardening experience came from helping his grandparents in their gardens and allotment. 

Adam spent a large part of his childhood living with both sets of grandparents.

Rachel De Thame

Rachel De Thame

Rachel De Thame is a gardener who was born on 13 October 1961.

Her maiden name was Rachel Cohen and she was the eldest of 4 children, she has 3 younger brothers.



Her father gave her the passion for gardening and her childhood memories are of helping in the garden and visiting nurseries. 

Nick Bailey

Nick Bailey


Nick Bailey is a gardener who has appeared on a number of television shows including Gardeners World. 


Nick was just 12 years old when he wanted to make a garden for RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

Reading books like Garden Design by John Brookes started him on his Horticultural career.

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Monty Don welcomes us to Longmeadow for the second programme of this series of Gardeners' World 2020.

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Monty is already at work digging up some Pak Choi  that have gone to seed.


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They have also been attacked by pigeons or pheasants that have torn off the leaves.