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Programme four
Pond garden
Explore the Pond garden from How to be a Gardener, programme four and follow Alan's steps on constructing and planting a water feature of your own.
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Programme 4 - notes of interest

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

Sandy Worth at Water Meadow Design & Landscape
Cheriton
nr Alresford
Hants SO24 0QB

Tel: (01962) 771 895
Website: www.plantaholic.co.uk


Gardens featured:

Longstock Park Water Garden and nursery
Stockbridge
Hampshire SO20 6JF
Website: www.longstockpark.co.uk/

Longthatch Gardens
Warnford
Hants SO32 3LE
Email: pshort.longthatch@virgin.net

Forest Lodge Garden Centre
Holt Pound
Farnham
Surrey GU10 4LD

Garden Style (specialist tree nursery)
Wrecclesham Hill
Farnham
Surrey GU10 4JX

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:

Inspiration was taken from some of the show gardens in The Chelsea Flower Show 2002.

The plug hole water feature was by Mark Hall Sculpture.
Crumble Cottage
Crossroads
Woodlands
Dorset BH21 8LP


The stainless steel water, a wave in a small arc, was by Alan Wilson.
The Sculpture Workshop
Greys Court Farm
Rotherfield Grey
Henley on thames
Oxon RG9 4PG
Tel: (01491) 629990
Website: www.thesculptureworkshop.co.uk.

The vortex water was featured in the Elevation show garden designed by Erik de Maeijer and Jane Hudson, and sponsored and built by Thompson Landscapes.

The chequers board was designed by Geoffrey Whitten in the Stonemarket Garden, sponsored and built by Stonemarket Ltd.

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/

Compost Bins by Larch-lap Forest Fencing Plc
Stanford Court
Stanford Bridge
Nr Worcester WR6 6SR
Tel: (01886) 812 451


Featured music:

Artist: Mandalay
CD: Empathy
Track: Another

Artist: Groove Armada
CD: Another Late Night
Track: Fly me to the Moon

Artist: Morrissey
CD: Kill Uncle
Track: King Leer

Artist: Aim
CD: Hinterland
Track: Linctus

Artist: Bent
CD: Programmed to Love
Track: Private Road

Artist: Everything but the Girl
CD: Amplified Heart
Track: Rollercoaster

Artist: Royksopp
CD: Melody
Track: She's So

Artist: Heinz Kiessling
CD: Cafe Romantique XEL
Track: Take the Plunge

Artist: Johnie Spence & His Orchestra
CD: Television's greatest Hits 4
Track: The Dr Kildare Theme

Artist: Jarkatta
CD: Visions
Track: The Other World

Artist: Barry Gray
CD: The Cult Files Reopened CD1
Track: Thunderbirds March

Artist: Everything
CD: Amplified Heart
Track: Troubled Mind

Artist: Ultra Nate
CD: The Late Lounge 2 CD1
Track: Twisted

Artist: Trulife
CD: Chill Out 2
Track: Ulterior Motif

Artist: Craig Armstrong
CD: The Late Lounge
Track: Weather storm

 


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