Gardeners' Corner

Gardeners' Corner

Get all the gardening advice you need for every month of the year from the experts in our Gardeners’ Corner download. Presenter Cherrie McIlwaine and her panel of experts answer your queries from their many years of experience. This podcast is packed with gardening hints and tips in a compact thirty minute episode.

Updated: weekly
Episodes available for: Indefinitely
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  • 19 Apr 12MB

    Garden: Easter

    This week Easter in the garden with Cherrie

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 12 Apr 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 12/04/14

    This week Cherrie is joined by Averil Milligan and Keith Crawford on the roadshow which is hosted by Glarryford

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 05 Apr 20MB

    Gardener's Corner: 05.04.14

    Cherrie is joined in the phone in studio by Reg Maxwell and Neil Porteous.

    Duration: 42 mins

  • 29 Mar 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner 29.03.14

    Cherrie McIlwaine visits Rowallane Gardens in Saintfield where spring work is well under way and, ahead of the Alpine

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 21 Mar 13MB

    Garden: Ballynahinch Roadshow

    Cherrie is joined by Neil Porteous and Ann Fitzsimons on this month’s roadshow answering gardening questions from

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 15 Mar 13MB

    Garden: St. Patrick's Day

    Cherrie enjoys St. Patrick’s weekend in the garden.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 08 Mar 20MB

    Garden: Phone-in

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Reg Maxwell and Barbara Pilcher to answer gardening problems.

    Duration: 42 mins

  • 01 Mar 13MB

    Garden: Mountstewart & Allotments

    Cherrie visits Mountstewart to enjoy the rhododendrons in bloom and Reg Maxwell talks about allotments during the First

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 22 Feb 13MB

    Gardeners Corner

    Cherrie talks seeds, vegetables and new flower beds in this week’s Gardeners’ Corner

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 15 Feb 13MB

    15/02/14 Gardener's Corner

    This week Cherrie takes the roadshow to Kilmore in Co. Armagh.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 08 Feb 12MB

    Garden: February Phone In

    This week in Gardeners’ Corner Cherrie is joined in the phone in studio by Neil Porteous and Keith Crawford.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 01 Feb 13MB

    Garden: Snowdrops in Gardener's Corner

    This week Cherrie McIlwaine and Helen Mark visit different gardens around the province in celebration of the snowdrop.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 25 Jan 13MB

    Garden: Roadshow from Dromore, Co. Down.

    This week’s Gardeners’ Corner comes from Dromore, Co. Down, where Cherrie and the roadshow team answer questions

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 18 Jan 13MB

    Garden: Winter Garden and Spring Plans

    Cherrie enjoys the winter garden and plans ahead for spring in this week’s Gardeners’ Corner.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 11 Jan 12MB

    Garden: Gardener's Corner

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Brendan Little and Averil Milligan to talk about winter plants and to answer calls

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 04 Jan 13MB

    Garden: A Winter Walk

    Cherrie takes a winter walk through hidden Mountstewart with Neil Porteous and Reg Maxwell.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 28 Dec 13MB

    Garden: Our Award Winning Entry

    A chance to hear the award winning entry to the Garden Media Guild Awards.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 21 Dec 13MB

    Garden: Festive Gardening

    Join Cherrie for a festive gardening look at Christmas.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 14 Dec 13MB

    Garden:The Roadshow goes to Hillsborough

    This week Cherrie takes the roadshow to Hillsborough where members of Hillsborough Parish Church put their gardening

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 07 Dec 13MB

    Garden: December Phone-In

    An expert panel answers your gardening questions.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 30 Nov 13MB

    Garden: Autumn Planting

    It's autumn planting time with Cherrie in Gardeners’ Corner, everything from trees to bulbs.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 23 Nov 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner Roadshow

    Cherrie takes the roadshow to the Navan Centre in Armagh.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 16 Nov 13MB

    Garden: City of Culture

    This week Cherrie visits a variety of gardens in Derry/Londonderry to celebrate the year of the City of Culture.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 09 Nov 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners’ Corner phone-in

    Gardeners’ Corner phone-in presented by Cherrie McIlwaine. Barbara Pilcher and Reg Maxwell answer listeners’ queries

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 02 Nov 13MB

    Hedges

    This week on Gardeners’ Corner visits a new community garden in Belfast also Brendan Little and Helen Mark talk

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 26 Oct 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: Fruits and Foliage of autumn

    This week Cherrie enjoys the fruits and foliage of autumn in her travels around gardens in this week’s Gardeners’

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 19 Oct 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Roadshow

    This week Cherrie takes the roadshow to Groomsport where she is joined by Neil Porteous and Barbara Pilcher to answer

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 12 Oct 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner visits Fermanagh

    This week Cherrie is in Fermanagh with Keith Crawford visiting two very different gardens.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 05 Oct 12MB

    Gardeners' Corner Phone-In

    Neil Porteous and Brendan Little join Cherrie in the studio to answer listeners calls and texts.

    Duration: 26 mins

  • 28 Sep 13MB

    GC: 28th September 2013

    This week Cherrie goes bulb planting in Co Armagh and visits two award winning gardens based around Belfast, one on the

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 24 Sep 13MB

    Gardener's Corner: Village of Poyntzpass

    This week Cherrie and the team visit the village of Poyntzpass with the roadshow to answer questions from Magnet

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 14 Sep 12MB

    Gardens in Camlough and Comber

    This week Cherrie visits two gardens in Comber and Camlough and she also finds out about a new garden created at the

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 07 Sep 12MB

    Gardeners' Corner Phone-In

    Neil Porteous and Brendan Little join Cherrie in the studio to answer listeners calls and texts.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 31 Aug 13MB

    Early Harvest of Vegetables

    This week Cherrie is out and about enjoying late summer colour and early harvest of vegetables in Gardeners’ Corner.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 24 Aug 13MB

    Powerscourt

    This week Cherrie visits the gardens of Powerscourt in Co. Wicklow.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 17 Aug 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Phone-In

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Keith Crawford and Neil Porteous to answer your questions.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 10 Aug 13MB

    Gardeners’ Corner Summer Phone-in

    Brendan Little and Reg Maxwell answer listeners’ gardening queries.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 03 Aug 13MB

    Gardener's Corner Summer Phone-in

    Cherrie McIlwaine is joined by Keith Crawford and Averil Milligan who answer listener's queries.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 27 Jul 13MB

    Gardens' Corner Summer phone-in

    Gardeners' Corner Summer phone-in, presented by Cherrie McIlwaine. Barbara Pilcher and Neil Porteous answer

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 20 Jul 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Phone-In

    This week Reg Maxwell and Maurice Parkinson join Cherrie in the phone in studio.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 13 Jul 12MB

    Hillsborough Castle gardens

    This week Cherrie visits Hillsborough Castle gardens with Averil Milligan and their guide is Stephen Martelli.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 06 Jul 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Roadshow

    This week Cherrie takes the roadshow to Urney in Strabane where Jim Bradley and Brendan Little answer questions from

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 29 Jun 13MB

    Gardener's Corner Phone-In

    Helen Mark is joined by Averil Milligan and Maurice Parkinson to answer listeners problems in the phone in studio.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 22 Jun 16MB

    Garden: Question Time 22 JUN 13

    Cherrie talks to the Radio 4 Gardeners’ Question Time team who are over recording two programmes in Glenarm Castle

    Duration: 34 mins

  • 15 Jun 12MB

    Garden: Phone In 15 JUN 13

    Cherrie is joined by Barbara Pilcher and Neil Porteous in the phone in studio to answer calls.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 08 Jun 13MB

    “Bloom” Festival in Dublin

    A visit to last week’s “Bloom” Festival in Dublin, growing in containers and the upcoming visit to Glenarm Castle

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 01 Jun 13MB

    Gardeners’ Corner Roadshow

    This week Cherrie visits Darkley in Co. Armagh where Jim Bradley and Averil Milligan join her on the Gardeners’ Corner

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 25 May 13MB

    Garden: Chelsea Flower Show 25 MAY 13

    This week Cherrie visits the Chelsea Flower Show.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 18 May 13MB

    HIllsborough Annual Garden Festival

    This week Cherrie visits Hillsborough for the annual Garden Festival and also a community garden on the Shore Road

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 11 May 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Phone-In

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Barbara Pilcher and Averil Milligan to answer listeners’ gardening questions.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 04 May 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 04.05.13

    Cherrie visits Glenarm in Co. Antrim and Helen visits Donegal in this week’s Gardeners’ Corner.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 27 Apr 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 27.4.13

    Cherrie takes the roadshow to Bangor where the Womens Institutes there put their questions to Barbara Pilcher and

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 19 Apr 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 20.04.13

    This week Cherrie visits Bangor walled garden, Keith Crawford plants a specimen tree and the beauty of alpines are

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 13 Apr 12MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 13.4.13

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Reg Maxwell and Averil Milligan to answer your questions.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 06 Apr 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 06.04.13

    This week Cherrie visits Clandeboye Estate with Reg Maxwell and they are guided around the gardens by Lady Dufferin and

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 30 Mar 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 30.03.13

    This week Cherrie looks at flowers associated with Easter and unusual daffodils for the garden. She also finds out what

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 23 Mar 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 23.3.13

    Cherrie has more gardening advice despite the weather, visiting a nursery school for a tree planting lesson, Helen

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 16 Mar 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 16:03:13

    Cherrie and the roadshow team visit St. Mary’s Parish Church in Comber, Co. Down for this week’s programme.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 10 Mar 12MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner 09 MAR 13

    This week Cherrie visits Keith Crawford's garden which is having a complete makeover. Helen Mark visits Brendan Little

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 02 Mar 12MB

    Garden: 02 MAR 13

    This week Cherrie is in the phone in studio with Averil Milligan and Brendan Little.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 23 Feb 13MB

    Gardeners Corner: 23 Feb 13

    This week Cherrie visits a beautiful woodland garden outside Cairncastle in Co. Antrim.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 16 Feb 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 16.02.13

    Cherrie is joined on the roadshow by Barbara Pilcher and Neil Porteous as the guests of the Belles of Belmont who put

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 09 Feb 12MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 09.02.13

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Reg Maxwell and Jim Bradley to answer listeners gardening questions.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 02 Feb 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner 02.02.13

    This week Cherrie visits Uel Henderson’s beautiful woodland garden in Newtownstewart, Co. Tyrone.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 26 Jan 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 26.01.13

    This week Cherrie braves the weather to find out what gardening jobs need done.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 19 Jan 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner:19.01.2013

    Join Cherrie and the roadshow team which this week comes from Enniskillen in Co. Fermanagh.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 12 Jan 13MB

    G.C 12.01.13

    Cherrie visits a garden in Ballyrobert and is joined in studio by Reg Maxwell.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 05 Jan 12MB

    Gardeners' Corner

    This week Cherrie is joined by Averil Milligan and Keith Crawford in the studio to talk about the garden in january.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 29 Dec 11MB

    GC 29 Dec 12: Winter Walk

    Cherrie is joined on a winter walk by Brendan Little and Ann Fitzsimons

    Duration: 24 mins

  • 22 Dec 13MB

    GC 22 Dec 12: Festive Fun and Gardening

    Cherrie indulges in some festive fun and gardening in Gardeners’ Corner.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 15 Dec 13MB

    G.C Roadshow: Portadown 15.12.12

    Cherrie travels to Portadown with the roadshow team .. .. Neil Porteous and Brendan Little to answer questions from

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 08 Dec 12MB

    Garden: Phone In 08 DEC 12

    Barbara Pilcher and Reg Maxwell join Cherrie to answer listeners calls and texts in the Gardeners’ Corner phone in.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 01 Dec 13MB

    Garden: Protecting Precious Plants 01 DEC 12

    As December dawns and Christmas draws near the Reverend Bill McMillan has some inspiring ideas for decorating the house

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 24 Nov 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner

    This week on Gardeners’ Corner, Cherrie is joined by Averil Milligan and Maurice Parkinson when the roadshow heads to

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 17 Nov 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner

    Cherrie visits two very different gardens this week, Glenarm Castle Gardens in Co. Antrim and an urban community garden

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 10 Nov 12MB

    GC 10 Nov 2012:Seasonal Planting

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Neil Porteous to discuss trees and shrubs for winter colour. Also in the programme

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 03 Nov 13MB

    Gardener's Questions

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Barbara Pilcher and Maurice Parkinson to answer listeners gardening questions.

    Duration: 28 mins

  • 27 Oct 13MB

    G.C 27.10.12:Roadshow

    This week Cherrie takes the Gardeners’ Corner roadshow to Broughshane where members of Ballymena Garden Club put their

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 20 Oct 13MB

    Garden: Apple Tree Planting

    Join Cherrie for apple tree planting, autumn pruning and a visit to a special memorial garden.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 13 Oct 13MB

    GC 13 Oct 12

    Cherrie visits Rowallane this week with Andrew Farmer of Sons of Caliber for an autumn walk with Averil Milligan and

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 06 Oct 12MB

    Garden: 6 Oct 12 Phone In

    Cherrie is joined by Averil Milligan and Keith Crawford in the studio to answer your gardening queries.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 29 Sep 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner 29.09.12

    This week Cherrie travels to Hamilton Road in Bangor to the Wednesday Friendship club where members put their gardening

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 22 Sep 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner 22.09.12

    Cherrie visits Mountstewart to talk to Head of Gardens, Neil Porteous and Roy Lancaster, plantsman, writer and

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 15 Sep 13MB

    Growing Vegetables

    This weekend Gardeners' Corner begins a series on how to grow your own vegetables. It begins with Cherrie visiting the

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 08 Sep 12MB

    Garden: Phone-in 08 SEPT 12

    Cherrie is joined in the phone in studio by Brendan Little and Averil Milligan to answer your calls.

    Duration: 25 mins

  • 03 Sep 13MB

    Garden: Childrens' Hospice Garden 01 SEP 12

    In Gardeners’ Corner this week it’s a look at late summer colour and bulb planting and Cherrie visits the

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 25 Aug 13MB

    Garden: Glenveagh 25 AUG 12

    This week Cherrie visits the beautiful gardens of Glenveagh in Co. Donegal and is guided by head gardener, Sean

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 18 Aug 13MB

    Garden: 18 AUG 12

    Cherrie is joined this week by Barbara Pilcher and Keith Crawford in the phone-in studio.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 11 Aug 13MB

    Gardeners’ Corner Summer Phone-in

    Cherrie is joined in the phone-in studio by Reg Maxwell and Maurice Parkinson.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 04 Aug 13MB

    Gardeners’ Corner Summer Phone-in

    Jim Bradley and Brendan Little answer listeners’ gardening queries.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 28 Jul 13MB

    Gardeners’ Corner Summer Phone-in

    Averil Milligan and Keith Crawford answer listeners’ queries.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 21 Jul 13MB

    Antrim Castle Gardens

    In Gardeners’ Corner this week, Cherrie visits Antrim Castle Gardens in the company of Reg Maxwell.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 14 Jul 13MB

    Garden: Phone in 14 JUL 12

    Helen Mark is joined by Barbara Pilcher and Jim Bradley to answer listeners gardening queries in the phone-in studio.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 07 Jul 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Phone-In

    Helen Mark is joined by Averil Milligan and Brendan Little to answer listeners gardening queries in the phone-in studio.

    Duration: 28 mins

  • 30 Jun 13MB

    Veg Growing

    This week Cherrie goes veg growing at a market garden in Co. Antrim and planting back in Kathleen and Finbar’s garden

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 23 Jun 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Roadshow

    Cherrie is joined by Keith Crawford and Jim Bradley on the roadshow this week when they are guests of Banbridge and

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 16 Jun 13MB

    Walled Gardens in Co.Antrim

    This week Cherrie visits two beautiful walled gardens in Co.Antrim, beginning in Glenarm and finishing at Greenmount

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 09 Jun 13MB

    Gardeners Corner 9th June 2012

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Brendan Little and Maurice to answer listeners gardening problems.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 02 Jun 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: 02 JUN 2012

    In this week's programme with Cherrie McIlwaine, Barbara Pilcher advises on the tasks demanding attention this holiday

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 26 May 13MB

    Crossgar Gardening Club

    Cherrie is joined by Averil Milligan and Keith Crawford answering questions from members of Crossgar Gardening Club

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 19 May 13MB

    Gardening Festivals

    This week Cherrie visits Hillsborough and Mount Stewart to celebrate the two gardening festivals.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 12 May 13MB

    Garden: PHONE IN 12.05.12

    Cherrie is joined by Reg Maxwell and Brendan Little in the phone in studio to answer listeners problems.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 05 May 13MB

    Garden: Castlewellan 05.05.2012

    The team visit Castlewellan Forest Park.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 28 Apr 13MB

    Garden: St. Patrick’s Church Hall in Magheralin

    Cherrie is joined by Averil Milligan and Jim Bradley answering questions from the audience in St. Patrick’s Church

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 21 Apr 13MB

    Garden: Phone-in

    On the phone-in panel this week with Cherrie McIlwaine are Barbara Pilcher and Jim Bradley

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 14 Apr 12MB

    Garden: 14.04 Phone In

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Jim Bradley and Barbara Pilcher to answer listeners gardening problems.

    Duration: 26 mins

  • 07 Apr 13MB

    Garden: 07.04 Gardeners Corner

    Easter flower arrangements; herbaceous borders and growing vegetables in this Easter edition of the programme presented

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 31 Mar 13MB

    Garden: 31 Mar 12 Titanic Gardening

    In Gardeners’ Corner this week, Cherrie visits urban gardens in the Titanic Quarter including an architectural garden

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 24 Mar 13MB

    The Gardener's corner roadshow

    Cherrie is out and about this week with the roadshow, she is joined by Brendan Little and Maurice Parkinson who answer

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 17 Mar 12MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner Phone-In

    Cherrie is joined in the phone in studio by Averil Milligan and Reg Maxwell to answer gardening problems.

    Duration: 26 mins

  • 10 Mar 13MB

    Garden: Mount Stewart

    This week Cherrie takes a spring walk at Mountstewart, hears from leading garden desginer Andy Sturgeon and Keith

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 03 Mar 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Roadshow

    Cherrie is joined by Barbara Pilcher and Jim Bradley on the roadshow where they answer questions from Hillsborough

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 25 Feb 13MB

    Mount Usher

    Cherrie visits the beautiful gardens of Mount Usher in Co. Wicklow.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 18 Feb 13MB

    A Winter Woodland Walk

    Cherrie takes a winter woodland walk to enjoy crocus and snowdrops in Maurice Parkinson's garden, finds out how to

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 11 Feb 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Phone-In

    Cherrie is joined in the studio by Brendan Little and Averil to answer your gardening questions from studio 8.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 04 Feb 13MB

    The First Signs of Spring

    This week Cherrie goes visiting to enjoy the first signs of spring, snowdrops, primroses and hellebores, just some of

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 28 Jan 13MB

    Winter Pruning

    Cherrie is joined in studio by Jim Bradley to talk about witch hazels, Keith Crawford tackles some winter pruning and

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 21 Jan 13MB

    Winter Gardening Jobs

    This week Cherrie visits Mountstewart gardens to talk to new head gardener, Neil Porteous about winter gardening jobs

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 14 Jan 13MB

    Winter Gardening

    This week Cherrie is joined in the studio by Barbara Pilcher and Brendan Little to talk about winter gardening.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 07 Jan 13MB

    Gardeners Corner Roadshow

    Cherrie McIlwaine is joined by Averil Milligan and Reg Maxwell as they answer questions from members of Ballywalter

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 31 Dec 13MB

    A Winter Walk in Castleward

    Cherrie takes a winter walk in Castleward on the shores of Strangford Lough, in the company of gardener, Andrew Dainty

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 24 Dec 13MB

    Festive Gardening

    Cherrie is joined in the studio to talk festive gardening with Barbara Pilcher, Averil Milligan and Jim Bradley.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 17 Dec 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Roadshow

    Cherrie McIlwaine takes the roadshow to Sentry Hill near Newtownabbey where Barbara Pilcher and Maurice Parkinson answer

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 10 Dec 13MB

    Why nothing beats a real Christmas tree!

    Cherrie McIlwaine visits an award winning garden in Co. Down, finds out which is the best Christmas tree to buy and

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 03 Dec 12MB

    Planting up a Winter Container

    In this week's Gardeners' Corner Cherrie finds out about planting up a winter container using sustainable plants, she

    Duration: 26 mins

  • 26 Nov 13MB

    Gardener's Corner Tree Week Phone-in

    Gardener's Corner Tree Week Phone-in, presented by Cherrie McIlwaine. Jim Bradley and Keith Crawford join Cherrie to

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 19 Nov 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Roadshow

    This week Cherrie travels to Bangor with the Gardeners' Corner Roadshow where Brendan Little and Averil Milligan answer

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 12 Nov 13MB

    Gardeners’ Corner visits two very different gardens...

    Cherry McIlwaine visits two very different gardens, an urban front garden in Belfast and a country garden amongst the

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 05 Nov 13MB

    Gardener's Corner phone-in

    Barbara Pilcher and Reg Maxwell join Cherrie in the phone in studio to answer listeners gardening problems.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 29 Oct 13MB

    Gardeners’ Corner Roadshow visits Waringstown Garden club

    This week Cherrie is joined by Jim Bradley and Keith Crawford as the guests of Waringstown Garden club when they answer

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 22 Oct 13MB

    How to Grow Garlic and Chives

    This week Cherrie is out and about enjoying the autumn season in gardens in Belfast and Co. Down, finding out how to

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 15 Oct 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner visit the Magic Walled in Garden

    This week Cherrie travels to the middle of Ireland to visit Dermot O'Neill's magic walled in garden at the foot of the

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 08 Oct 13MB

    Creating Wildflower Meadows and Planting Bulbs for Spring

    Cherrie goes visiting this week first to Lisburn to see a community garden and then on to Clifton Special School outside

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 01 Oct 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner Phone-In

    Cherrie is joined by Averil Milligan and Keith Crawford to answer listeners gardening problems in the Gardeners' Corner

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 24 Sep 13MB

    Gardeners’ Corner Roadshow visits Ballyholme Parish Walking Group

    Averil Milligan and Jim Bradley join Cherrie on the roadshow as guests of Ballyholme Parish Walking Group.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 17 Sep 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner 17/9/11

    Helen Mark visits Brendan Little's garden on the shores of Mulroy Bay. They are also joined by Brendan's 13 year old

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 10 Sep 13MB

    Looking ahead to spring and enjoying the autumn colours

    This week Cherrie looks ahead to spring by finding out how to naturalise bulbs, enjoys colour in the early autumn garden

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 03 Sep 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner live in the studio

    Cherrie is joined by Reg Maxwell and Brendan Little to answer listeners questions on the Gardeners' Corner phone in.

    Duration: 28 mins

  • 27 Aug 13MB

    Garden:Late Summer Gardens of Rowallane

    Cherrie McIlwaine is accompanied by Averil Milligan and Barbara Pilcher as they enjoy the late summer gardens of

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 20 Aug 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner Summer Phone-in

    Averil Milligan and Keith Crawford join Cherrie McIlwaine to answer listeners problems in the phone-in.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 13 Aug 13MB

    Garden:Gardeners' Corner Summer Phone-in

    Brendan Little and Maurice Parkinson join Cherrie McIlwaine to deal with listeners gardening queries.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 06 Aug 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner Summer phone-in

    Gardeners' Corner Summer phone-in, presented by Cherrie McIlwaine. Keith Crawford and Barbara Pilcher deal with

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 30 Jul 13MB

    Garden: gardeners' phone-in 30 July 2011

    Jim Bradley and Averil Milligan join Cherrie McIlwaine for this week's summer phone-in

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 23 Jul 13MB

    Garden:Gardeners' Corner phone-in

    Helen Mark is joined in the studio by Brendan Little and Reg Maxwell to answer gardening problems on the Gardeners'

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 16 Jul 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner phone-in

    Helen Mark is joined by Jim Bradley and Maurice Parkinson to answer listeners questions in the Gardeners' Corner

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 09 Jul 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner Phone-In

    Cherrie is joined by Brendan Little and Reg Maxwell in the phone-in studio to answer listeners gardening problems.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 02 Jul 13MB

    Gardeners Corner heads to Camlough, Cairnshill Primary School and catches up with Rhoda Robb.

    Cherrie McIlwaine travels to Camlough with Maurice Parkinson to oversee the planting in Kathleen and Finbar O'Brien's

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 25 Jun 12MB

    Garden: Cherrie McIlwaine takes the Gardeners' Corner roadshow to Armagh

    Cherrie McIlwaine is joined by Brendan Little and Jim Bradley as they answer gardening questions from members of

    Duration: 26 mins

  • 18 Jun 13MB

    Garden: Phone-in with Avril and Jim

    This week it's a phone-in with Avril Milligan and Jim Bradley answering your gardening queries

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 11 Jun 13MB

    Garden: Keith Crawford answers your gardening queries.

    Cherrie is joined by Keith Crawford to answer queries and also visits Maurice Parkinson's country garden.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 04 Jun 13MB

    Garden: Roadshow - Mossley Flower Festival

    Cherrie McIlwaine and the roadshow team, Averil Milligan and Keith Crawford answer gardening questions from members of

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 28 May 13MB

    Garden:Gardeners Living in Harmony with Wildlife

    As part of Wild Week, Cherrie McIlwaine looks at the importance of gardeners living in harmony with wildlife and finds

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 21 May 13MB

    Garden: Mountstewart and Hillsborough Castle Gardening Events.

    Cherrie and Gardeners' Corner visit both Mountstewart and Hillsborough Castle gardens where two main gardening events

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 14 May 13MB

    Garden: Phone-in with Phil Rollinson and Reg Maxwell

    Cherrie McIlwaine is joined by Phil Rollinson and Reg Maxwell to answer gardening problems in the Gardeners' Corner

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 30 Apr 13MB

    Garden: Roadshow

    This week Cherrie takes the roadshow to the Holy Trinity Parish at Ballylesson, where members of the parish put their

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 28 Apr 13MB

    Garden: Springhill and the walled garden at the Argory

    Cherrie McIlwaine visits Springhill near Moneymore in the company of Barbara Pilcher and Jim Bradley and the walled

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 16 Apr 13MB

    Garden: Phone-In

    Keith Crawford and Reg Maxwell join Cherrie in the studio to answer gardening problems.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 09 Apr 13MB

    Garden: 09 Apr 11 Spring Shrubs

    In this week's Gardeners' Corner Cherrie visits Reg Maxwell in his new garden which he has planted up with spring

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 02 Apr 13MB

    Garden: 02 Apr 11 Daffodils

    Cherrie discovers the secrets of creating new types of daffodils in Ringhaddy.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 24 Mar 13MB

    Garden: 26 Mar 11 Spring Phone In

    Helen Mark is joined by Brendan Little and Jim Bradley in the Gardeners' Corner phone in studio to answer your gardening

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 19 Mar 13MB

    Garden: 19 Mar 11 Roadshow

    Cherrie McIlwaine takes the roadshow to Londonderry where the members of Foyle U3A put their gardening questions to the

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 12 Mar 13MB

    Garden: 12 Mar 11 Greenmount Garden

    This week the team turn their thoughts to getting ready for spring and summer.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 05 Mar 13MB

    Garden: March phone-in 05 March 11

    It's March and our gardens are picking up the pace. With the new growth come the challenges and with us to pick up your

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 26 Feb 13MB

    Garden: 26 Feb 11 Castle Espie

    This week Cherrie McIlwaine travels to Castle Espie to see what's happening there for gardeners, calls in to Vivienne

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 19 Feb 13MB

    Garden: Spring Energy 19 Feb 11

    This week we're in Mountstewart with Phil Rollinson where the gardens are bursting with spring energy, Barbara Pilcher

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 12 Feb 13MB

    Garden: 12 Feb 11 Gilnahirk Roadshow

    Cherrie McIlwaine is joined by Averil Milligan and Keith Crawford on the Gardeners' Corner roadshow as they answer

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 29 Jan 13MB

    Garden: Snowdrop Walk 29 Jan 11

    Cherrie McIlwaine and Barbara Pilcher visit Susan Tindall's woodland garden outside the village of Spa in Co. Down and

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 22 Jan 13MB

    Gardeners' Corner: Conservation 22 Jan 11

    This week, a practical visit to Maurice and Joy Parkinson's lovely garden at Ballyrobert Conservationist Chris

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 15 Jan 13MB

    Garden: Roadshow 15 Jan 11

    Cherrie McIlwaine takes the roadshow to Drumbeg where the local gardening club put their questions to the experts.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 08 Jan 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner

    This week Brendan Little and Helen Mark are looking for great plants to cover walls - Avril Milligan sings the praises

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 01 Jan 12MB

    Garden: Looking Forward To 2011 01 Jan 11

    The team look ahead to 2011 and review 2010.

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 11 Dec 12MB

    Garden: Thoughts of Spring

    Cherrie McIlwaine is joined by Keith Crawford and Jim Bradley on the Gardeners' Corner roadshow as guests of Harmony

    Duration: 26 mins

  • 04 Dec 13MB

    Garden: Winter Advice 04 Dec 10

    In Gardeners' Corner this week, Cherrie and Maurice Parkinson join Kathleen and Finbar O'Brien in their country garden

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 20 Nov 12MB

    Garden: Strangford Lough

    This week Cherrie McIlwaine and Brendan Little join Tracey Hamilton in her garden at Ringdufferin on Strangford Lough,

    Duration: 26 mins

  • 13 Nov 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner 13th November

    This week it's vegetable growing in Colin Glen, an appeal for guerilla gardeners in Skegoniel and Glendore and we're

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 06 Nov 13MB

    Garden: Ballyclare Roadshow 06 Nov 10

    Cherrie McIlwaine is joined by Jim Bradley and Maurice Parkinson on the Gardeners' Corner roadshow at Ballyclare Golf

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 30 Oct 13MB

    Garden: Halloween Special 30 Oct 10

    This week Cherrie McIlwaine meets Matt McCooke to find out how to grow apple trees. Keith Crawford plants a walnut tree

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 23 Oct 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner 23rd October

    This week we're in phone-in mode with Jim Bradley and Brendan Little in studio to take your calls and answer your

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 16 Oct 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner 16th Oct.

    This week we're back in Rathfriland where Jenny Rush is creating a new herb garden and we return to Camlough and

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 09 Oct 13MB

    Garden: Autumn Matters 09 Oct 10

    This week Cherrie McIlwaine takes two garden walks to enjoy autumn colour and discuss this important season for

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 02 Oct 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner 2nd October

    This week it's off to Enniskillen Library where Brendan Little and Keith Crawford join Cherrie for a Gardeners' Corner

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 02 Oct 13MB

    Garden: Enniskillen Visit 02 Oct 10

    This week Cherrie McIlwaine is joined by Brendan Little and Keith Crawford as they answer questions from members of

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 25 Sep 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner 25th September

    The September phone-in with Jim Bradley and Brendan Little answering your queries

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 18 Sep 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner 18th Sept

    This week we're in Holywood where a new campus garden is helping students develop their gardening skills. From there

    Duration: 27 mins

  • 18 Sep 12MB

    Garden: Country Garden 18 Sep 10

    This week Cherrie visits two very different garden. The first, which started only a year ago, is an established fruit

    Duration: 26 mins

  • 11 Sep 13MB

    Garden: Gardeners' Corner 11th Sept

    This week we're in Cookstown to find out about an enterprising community garden, it's herb gardening in Rathfriland with

    Duration: 27 mins