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Gathering seaweed

Duration: 01:16

The gardeners monitor the tide times so they can spend as much time gathering seaweed from the beach as possible. The seaweed is then put down onto the garden beds to provide nutrients for the soil.

Available since: Wed 10 Aug 2011


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Steve Greenwood
Phillippa Forrester
Phillippa Forrester

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Natural World 2011-2012, Heligan: Secrets of the Lost Gardens

3/13 Looking at the secret lives of the wildlife in one of Britain's favourite gardens.

First broadcast: 17 Aug 2011

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