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

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Programme three
Cottage garden
Explore the Cottage garden from How to be a Gardener, programme three and see how Alan created an oasis of pretty flowers and meandering pathways.
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Programme 3 - notes of interest

Top ten plants:
To find out more about the plants featuerd in this programme, visit our cottage garden topic. The plants, at a glance are listed below: Gardens featured:

Welcome Thatch
Witchampton
Wimburne
Dorset BH21 5AR

Valentine Cottage
Newham Rd
Hook
Hants RG 27 9AE

With thanks to:

The National Garden Scheme
East Clandon
Guildford
Surrey GU4 7RT
Website: www.ngs.org.uk

RHS Wisley
Woking
Surrey GU23 6QB
Website: www.rhs.org.uk


Additional information:

The pots were provided by Whichford Pottery www.whichfordpottery.com

The box balls in pots came from Langley Boxwood Nursery
Rake
Nr Liss
Hants GU33 7JL
Tel: (01730) 864 467

The seeds, perennials and lupins were provided by Suttons Seeds
Suttons Seeds
Woodview Road
Paignton
Devon TQ4 7NG
Website: http://www.suttons-seeds.co.uk/

Featured music:

Artist: Kinobe
CD: Soundphiles
Track: Bopalong

Artist: Lemon Jelly
CD: Lemon Jelly
Track: Come

Artist: Kinobe
CD: Soundphiles
Track: Hammock Island

Artist: John Barry
CD: The Best of the EMI Years
Track: Hit and Miss

Artist: Pepe Deluxe
CD: Supersound
Track: Madaddy

Artist: Zero 7
CD: Simple Things
Track: Out of Town

Artist: Kinobe
CD: Soundphiles
Track: Skyscraper

Artist: Frank Valder and his Orchestra
CD: Test Card Music 3
Track: Small Talk

Artist: Badly Drawn Boy
CD: About a Boy Movie Soundtrack
Track: Wet Wet Wet

Artist: Pepe Delux
CD: Supersound
Track: Where is Mr Fabulous
 


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