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Monty’s potato trial

Duration: 03:10

Planting potatoes in the ground can be hard work, particularly on heavy clay. But in France, they are often grown in a raised bed without any earthing up. Monty Don reveals the results of his trial where he’s compared the two techniques.

Available since: Thu 18 Jul 2013

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Gardeners' World 2013, Episode 15

15/31 Monty Don makes a start on his new wild flower garden at Longmeadow.

First broadcast: 19 Jul 2013

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