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How to be a gardener Part Two - The complete online guide

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Programme one
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Programme two
Blank canvas garden
Explore the Blank canvas garden programme two and see how Alan created a little touch of mystery, journey and surprise. To learn more about tackling a blank canvas garden yourself, visit our online topic to accompany the programme.

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Programme 2 - notes of interest

Top ten plants:
To find out more about the plants featuerd in this programme, visit our blank canvas garden topic. The plants, at a glance are listed below:
Gardens featured:
Chelsea Flower Show 2002
Cadbury Garden Centre
Bristol BS49 5AA

Golden Hill

With thanks to:
The National Garden Scheme
East Clandon
Surrey GU4 7RT

RHS Wisley
Surrey GU23 6QB

Additional information:
The garden bench featured in the programme is available for purchase from the Next Directory.

The wood stain used for the featured fence was Cuprinol - Old English Green.

Featured music:
Artist: Weekend Players
CD: Pursuit of Happiness
Track: Best Days of Our Lives

Artist: Lalo Schifrin
CD: In Flight Entertainment
Track: Blues-A-Go-Go

Artist: Morrissey
CD: Bona Drag
Track: Disappointed

Artist: Groove Armada
CD: Chilled Ibiza
Track: Edge Hill

Artist: Nancy Ames
CD: Latin Fever CD1
Track: Eso Beso

Artist: David Mead
CD: Mine and Yours
Track: Flaming Angel

Artist: David Mead
CD: Mine And Yours
Track: Girl on the Roof

Artist: Aim
CD: Hinterland
Track: Good Disease

Artist: David Lowe
Track: How to be a Gardener theme music

Artist: Bent
CD: Programmed to Love
Track: Irritating Noises

Artist: Haven
CD: Between the Senses
Track: Lately

Composer: Terry Devine-King and Duncan Pitock
CD: Editors Construction Kit
Track: Light Percussion Kit

Artist: Blue States
CD: Man Mountain
Track: Metro Sound

Artist: Carl Orff/RSO Berlin/Riccardo Chailli
CD: Classic Ads
Track: O Fortuna

Artist: Santana
CD: Latin Fever CD2
Track: Oye Come Va

Artist: Martine Girault
CD: The Late Lounge CD2
Track: Revival

Artist: Hans Hammerschmid
CD: Cafe Romantique
Track: Secret Affair

Artist: Block 16
CD: The Late Lounge CD2
Track: Slow Hot Wind

Artist: Ashmore/Etkin/Bell
CD: Lift Music Vol 1
Track: Strut

Artist: Bebel Gilberto
CD: Playlist - Dance and Urban
Track: Tanto Tempo

Artist: Blue States
CD: Nothing changes
Track: The Trainer Shuffle

Artist: Nicole Croiselley Pierre Barough
CD: A French Affair
Track: Un Homme et une Femme

Artist: Koop
CD: Walz for Koop
Track: Waltz for Koop

Artist: Noel Harrison
CD: More Music To Watch Girls By
Track: Windmills of Your Mind

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