Life in a Cottage Garden with Carol Klein Series 1 Episode 2

Life in a Cottage Garden with Carol Klein Series 1 Episode 2

Carol Klein welcomes us to Life in a Cottage Garden at her home Glebe Cottage, Chittlehamholt near Umberleigh Devon, 15 miles from the coast.

For over 30 years Carol has looked after the garden which is loved not only by herself but her family too and she knows every part of the soil and the plants.

She loves spending time in the garden and enjoying the peace of the surrounding countryside.

Every season brings delight, challenges and problems 'but that's the thing about gardening, it's ever-changing and its's always exhilarating.

Over the 6 episodes Carol is going to show a whole year in the garden 'how it grows, flourishes, dies and is reborn.

Life in a Cottage Garden with Carol Klein Series 1 Episode 1

Life in a Cottage Garden with Carol Klein Series 1 Episode 1 Winter

Carol Klein welcomes us to Life in a Cottage Garden at her home Glebe Cottage, Chittlehamholt near Umberleigh Devon 15 miles from the coast.

For over 30 years Carol has looked after the garden which is loved not only by herself but her family too and she knows every part of the soil and the plants.

She loves spending time in the garden and enjoying the peace of the surrounding countryside.

Every season brings delight, challenges and problems 'but that's the thing about gardening, it's ever-changing and its's always exhilarating.

Over the 6 episodes Carol is going to show a whole year in the garden 'how it grows, flourishes, dies and is reborn'.

Life in a Cottage Garden with Carol Klein

 Life in a Cottage Garden with Carol Klein

Carol Klein in this Series, Life in a Cottage Garden, welcomes us into her amazing garden at her home Glebe Cottage, Chittlehamholt near Umberleigh Devon.

The programme ran for 2 series with a total of 10 episodes with the second series being a reversion each covering a season in the garden.

Series 1 was a 6 part series first shown on 07 January 2011.

Series 2 was a 4 part series first shown on 11 January 2013 and was a reversion of the original series.

The series showed an insight into life within the family garden at the cottage where they have lived for over 30 years and features her husband Neil and daughters Annie and Alice.

Her daughters both have their own part of the garden, Annie is her eldest daughter she is 29 years old and in South America and Alice is 28 years old and lives in Brighton. (as of when the series was first shown)

Husband Neil helps her around the garden, holding ladders, with heavy lifting and the most important part making the cuppas.

Carol Klein

Carol shows us her garden throughout each season, what we should be doing in the garden for general maintenance, soil preparation, planting and sowing seeds.

With the series covering a whole year in the garden we get to see the successes as well as the failures and gives us the inspiration to get out in the garden whatever the season and you too will soon have a garden to be proud of all year round.


Presenter



Series 1
Original Series
January 2011








Series 2
Reversion of Series 1
January 2013

Episode 1: Summer

Episode 2: Autumn

Episode 3: Winter

Episode 4: Spring


Book

2011
Life in a Cottage Garden
Carol Klein Jonathon Buckley 

Glorious Gardens From Above Episode 1 Cornwall

Glorious Gardens From Above Episode 1 Cornwall

Christine Walkden introduces us to Glorious Gardens From Above

She tells us the Great Britain has some of the best gardens in the world and this programme is about the wonderful plants and the wonderful people that tend to them.

Christine has found another way to enjoy a garden and that is from above!

She says you get to see a garden in a whole different light, how it sits in the landscape, the effects of the climate and she also loves ballooning. All of which she wants to share with us.

Glorious Gardens From Above

Glorious Gardens From Above

Glorious Gardens From Above was first aired on BBC on 10 November 2014.

The programme ran for 15 Episodes and starred Horticulturist Christine Walkden.

Christine Walkden

Travelling in a hot air balloon Christine visited some of Britain's best Gardens and the surrounding countryside.

From the Scottish Borders to Cornwall and from Wales to Norfolk.

Glorious Gardens from Above

Christine explores the gardens from a whole new perspective flying over them in the balloon as well as on the ground and exploring the story of the gardens.

The show also featured the people and their relationship with the garden and Christine vast horticultural knowledge.


Presenter

Christine Walkden


TV Programme


Episode 1 Cornwall

Episode 2 Essex

Episode 3 Mid Wales

Episode 4 Yorkshire

Episode 5 Sussex

Episode 6 Oxfordshire

Episode 7 Northumberland

Episode 8 North Wales

Episode 9 Scottish Borders

Episode 10 Gloucestershire

Episode 11 Cumbria

Episode 12 Staffordshire

Episode 13 Norfolk

Episode 14 Hampshire

Episode 15 Aberdeenshire


Love Your City Garden

Love Your City Garden

Alan Titchmarsh tells us there are millions of ways to transform a garden as he introduces us to this weeks Love Your Garden Themed Special 2020.

In this series Alan is sharing his secrets to his favourite styles of gardens and the twist the Love Your Garden Team have put on each garden they have transformed.

Alan says 80% of us live in Cities with overlooked and noisy back gardens and yards, often with limited space.

Using clever tips and tricks any garden can become your own bit of Paradise and this episode he is showing us a Cottage Garden in Salford, a Family Garden in Manchester and Caribbean Style Garden in Nottingham.