« Previous | Main | Next »

A touch of the orient and autumn grasses

Post categories:

Production team | 16:38 UK time, Friday, 2 October 2009

On tonight's show Toby is busy bringing colour to the woodland garden at Greenacre, while Alys is looking at bringing colour and spice indoors this winter, by planting up amaryllis bulbs and chop suey greens. You can find details of the techniques and the inspirational gardens visited, featured in this week's episode guide.

Meanwhile fresh from Carol's latest plant review at Glebe Cottage here's a list of some of the top autumn grasses:

  • Anemanthele lessoniana
  • Hakonechloa macra 'Japanese forest grass'
  • Miscanthus sinensis 'Chinese silver grass'
  • Miscanthus sinensis 'Flamingo'
  • Miscanthus sinensis 'Malepartus'
  • Molinia caerulea subsp. arundinacea 'Transparent'
  • Molinia caerulea subsp. caerulea 'Edith Dudszus'
  • Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Redhead'

Tonight we'll be revealing the fourth finalist for BBC Gardener of the Year. Next week, after the final finalist is revealed you'll all be able to start voting for your favourite gardener.
That's all for now, enjoy your gardening weekend.

Comments

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.