Canning Town, London

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Bunny Guinness, Matthew Wilson, Bob Flowerdew and Eric Robson are guests of the Canning Town Regeneration Project in East London.

Bunny Guinness meets the community growing bumper crops of Chinese broccoli amongst other things, in their temporary sand-bag allotment site.

In addition, how to spur prune your pear tree, how to beat blossom-end rot and how to cultivate dye-plants such as Lady's Bedstraw, Coreopsis and Woad.

Produced by Lucy Dichmont
A Somethin' Else production for BBC Radio 4.

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Sun 21 Aug 2011 14:00

Five gardening tips from Henry VIII

Five gardening tips from Henry VIII

From tasty lettuce to prize pumpkins - top tips from Henry VIII's own gardening manual.

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