Gardening great Peter Seabrook will be sharing all his experience and advice with you on a weekly basis. Brought to you by Sun Gardening.
25:27Peter is joined by Chris Wiley of Sow Successful. Chris is part of the Young People in Horticulture Association (YPHA) and an expert grower of Hellebores.Peter has visited Westminster this week to make the case for Peat and tells the story. There are also listener's emails and some tips. Write to Peter at [email protected] can visit Chris' Website here: https://www.sow-successful.com/You can find out about the YPHA here: https://www.ypha.org.uk/about See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
A Doctor's Garden
31:33Peter is joined by Henry Oakley this week, a doctor and orchid expert. Henry has written a number of books on both orchids and the role plants play in medicine. Henry gives some tips on how to think about and care for orchids and gives some fascinating information about the history of plants and medicine. You can find Henry's books here: http://www.oakeleybooks.com/If you'd like to write to Peter, email [email protected] See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
25:46Peter jumps on a plane to visit the International Floriculture Trade Fair. He brings us some interviews from the Netherlands, highlighting what might be some interesting new plants and products as well as offering his perspective on the reopening of the world following the pandemic restrictions.If you'd like to write to Peter, send your emails to [email protected] See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
A Change of Seasons
27:56Peter is joined by John Massey of Ashwoord Nurseries, John is an expert on Hepaticas and gives some valuable insights and tips on how to prepare the garden for winter. Elsewhere, Peter offers some winter tips of his own, as well as the weekly news and diary.If you'd like to find out more about John's garden visit Ashwood's website here:ashwoodnurseries.comIf you'd like to write to Peter send your tips, questions and messages to [email protected] See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Life Through A Lens
28:01Peter is joined by Michael Warren, one of our most celebrated horticultural photographers. The conversation takes in how Michael became enthused with both plants and photography and Michael gives us some tips on how to take better photographs.Elsewhere Peter has news, questions and answers.Write to Peter at [email protected] See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
28:04Peter is joined by Nicola Spence of DEFRA to discuss the measures in place to keep plants healthy, protecting business and the nation's food supply.Some web addresses were mentioned in the interviewhttps://planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk/https://treealert.forestresearch.gov.uk/https://www.rhs.org.uk/And if you'd like to donate to the Gofundme Peter mentioned, you can find it here:https://uk.gofundme.com/f/help-children-replace-stolen-school-mini-bus?qid=7656f02501e9665cd0e0697701b34714If you'd like to write to Peter send your emails to [email protected] See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
A Land Down Under
39:51Peter is joined again by Graham Ross who amongst other insights shares stories of Australia's flora, the scale of the continent and how climate change's effects are being felt.You can visit Graham's Website here: https://www.rosstours.com/If you have a question for Peter write to [email protected] See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Be The Shadow
21:23Peter is joined by Graham Ross, who calls in from New South Wales. Graham is a seasoned broadcaster with a long career presenting on Australian TV and Radio. Graham tells Peter about some of his favourite places to visit around the world from the perspective of a broadcaster, tour guide and enthusiast.You can hear Graham's show The Garden Clinic here: https://www.2gb.com/show/the-garden-clinic/ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
22:15Peter gives his thoughts on this year's Chelsea Flower Show, with on the spot interviews and experiences from show goers. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
23:40Peter begins the chelsea season with some quick impressions from an organisational perspective before speaking with Phil Tremayne the General Manager of the Professional Landscaper's Association. Phil and Peter talk about what goes into a landscaping project and how to coordinate with other garden professionals. If you have a question, comment or tip for Peter, write to [email protected] See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.