The PlantAdvice Gardening Podcast

The PlantAdvice Gardening Podcast

The PlantAdvice Gardening Podcast is a podcast covering all aspects of gardening, from general gardening advice through to a selection of our favourite plants and plant combinations to reviews of the annual garden shows featuring interviews with the key garden designers and exhibitors.

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Episode 34: The 2016 Chelsea Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for June

Episode 34: The 2016 Chelsea Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for June

The 2016 RHS Chelsea Flower Show including interviews with some of the garden designers, our plant of the month; Potentilla fruticosa ‘Marian Red Robin’ and jobs to do in the garden for June.


07 Jun 2016

Episode 33: Gardening Jobs & Our Plant of the Month for May

Episode 33: Gardening Jobs & Our Plant of the Month for May

Our plant of the month; Rosa xanthina 'Canary Bird' and jobs to do in the garden for May.
11 May 2016

Episode 32: Gardening Jobs & Our Plant of the Month for April

Episode 32: Gardening Jobs & Our Plant of the Month for April

Our plant of the month; Magnolia denudata 'Yellow River' and jobs to do in the garden for April.
08 Apr 2016

Episode 31: Gardening Jobs & Our Plant of the Month for October

Episode 31: Gardening Jobs & Our Plant of the Month for October

Our plant of the month; Liquidambar styraciflua 'Worplesdon' and jobs to do in the garden for October.
01 Oct 2015

Episode 30: Tatton Park Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for September

Episode 30: Tatton Park Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for September

Interview with BBC TV's Monty Don from the 2015 RHS Tatton Park Flower Show, our plant of the month; Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii and jobs to do in the garden for September.
01 Sep 2015

Episode 29: Hampton Court Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for August

Episode 29: Hampton Court Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for August

Interviews from the 2015 RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, our plant of the month; Francoa sonchifolia 'Pink Bouquet' and jobs to do in the garden for August.
03 Aug 2015

Episode 28: Chelsea Flower Show Interviews & Gardening Jobs for July

Episode 28: Chelsea Flower Show Interviews & Gardening Jobs for July

The 2015 RHS Chelsea Flower Show including interviews with some of the garden designers, our plant of the month; Echinacea ‘Hot Summer’ and jobs to do in the garden for July.
01 Jul 2015

Episode 27: The 2015 Chelsea Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for June

Episode 27: The 2015 Chelsea Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for June

The 2015 RHS Chelsea Flower Show including interviews with some of the garden designers, our plant of the month; Iris ‘Mer du Sud’ and jobs to do in the garden for June.
01 Jun 2015

Episode 26: Gardening Jobs & Plants of Interest for May

Episode 26: Gardening Jobs & Plants of Interest for May

Our plant of the month; Papaver orientale 'Beauty of Livermere', plants of interest for this month; Pieris japonica 'Mountain Fire' and Digitalis purpurea ‘Pam’s Choice’ and jobs to do in the garden for May.
01 May 2015

Episode 25: Controlling Vine Weevils and Gardening Jobs & Plants of Interest for April

Episode 25: Controlling Vine Weevils and Gardening Jobs & Plants of Interest for April

How to control Vine weevils, our plant of the month; Lamprocapnos spectablis, plants of interest for this month; Uvularia grandiflora and Berberis darwinii and jobs to do in the garden for April.
01 Apr 2015

Episode 24: Caring for Cut Flowers and Gardening Jobs & Plants of Interest for March

Episode 24: Caring for Cut Flowers and Gardening Jobs & Plants of Interest for March

How to care for cut flowers, our plant of the month; Anemone blanda ‘White Splendour’, plants of interest for this month; Magnolia ‘Black Tulip’ and Bergenia ‘Overture’ and jobs to do in the garden for March.
01 Mar 2015

Episode 23: Garden Planning for the Year Ahead and Gardening Jobs & Plants of Interest for February

Episode 23: Garden Planning for the Year Ahead and Gardening Jobs & Plants of Interest for February

Planning your garden for the year ahead, our plant of the month; Prunus x subhirtella ‘Autumnalis’, plants of interest for this month; Chionodoxa luciliae and Hamamelis × intermedia 'Diane' and jobs to do in the garden for February.
01 Feb 2015

Episode 22: Plant Hardiness Classifications and Gardening Jobs & Plants of Interest for January

Episode 22: Plant Hardiness Classifications and Gardening Jobs & Plants of Interest for January

Understanding plant hardiness classifications, our plant of the month; Chimonathus praecox, plants of interest for this month; Cyclamen coum and Erica carnea 'Myretoun Ruby' and jobs to do in the garden for January.
09 Jan 2015

Episode 21: Gardening Jobs and Plants of Interest for December

Episode 21: Gardening Jobs and Plants of Interest for December

Our plant of the month; Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’, plants of interest for this month; Lonicera x purpusii ‘Winter Beauty’ and Cornus sanguinea ‘Midwinter Fire’ and jobs to do in the garden for December.
02 Dec 2014

Episode 20: Gardening Jobs and Plants of Interest for November

Episode 20: Gardening Jobs and Plants of Interest for November

Our plant of the month; Callicarpa bodinieri var. giraldii 'Profusion', plants of interest for this month; Camellia sasanqua 'Plantation Pink' and Clematis 'Madame Julia Correvon' and jobs to do in the garden for November.
02 Nov 2014

Episode 19: Malvern Autumn Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for October

Episode 19: Malvern Autumn Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for October

Review of the 2014 Malvern Autumn Flower Show, our plant of the month; Euonymus europaeus ‘Red Cascade’, plants of interest for this month; Amelanchier lamarkii and Cotinus ‘Grace’ and jobs to do in the garden for October.
01 Oct 2014

Episode 18: Tatton Park Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for September

Episode 18: Tatton Park Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for September

Review of the 2014 RHS Tatton Park Flower Show, our plant of the month; Dahlia ‘Bishop of Llandaff’, plants of interest for this month; Hibiscus syriacus ‘White Chiffon’ and Fuchsia ‘Riccartonii’ and jobs to do in the garden for September.
01 Sep 2014

Episode 17:  Hampton Court Flower Show Interviews & Gardening Jobs for August

Episode 17: Hampton Court Flower Show Interviews & Gardening Jobs for August

Interviews with garden designers from the 2014 RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, our plant of the month; Knautia macedonica, plants of interest for this month; Phlox paniculata 'Mount Fuji' and Ceratostigma willmottianum 'Forest Blue' and jobs to do in the garden for August.
01 Aug 2014

Episode 16:  Chelsea Flower Show Interviews & Gardening Jobs for July

Episode 16: Chelsea Flower Show Interviews & Gardening Jobs for July

Interviews with garden designers from the 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show, our plant of the month; Cosmos bipinnatus, plants of interest for this month; Rosa ‘Hot Chocolate’ and Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote' and jobs to do in the garden for July.
02 Jul 2014

Episode 15: The 2014 Chelsea Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for June

Episode 15: The 2014 Chelsea Flower Show & Gardening Jobs for June

The 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show including interviews with some of the garden designers, our plant of the month; Lupinus ‘The Governor’, plants of interest for this month; X Heucherella 'Sweet Tea' and Aconitum 'Stainless Steel' and jobs to do in the garden for June.
12 Jun 2014

Episode 14: Keukenhof Gardens & Gardening Jobs for May

Episode 14: Keukenhof Gardens & Gardening Jobs for May

Interview with Keukenhof Gardener, Owen Caroll about their showcase gardens, our plant of the month; Clematis montana var. grandiflora, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Veronica ‘Shirley Blue’ and Iris ‘Buckwheat’ and jobs to do in the garden for May.
13 May 2014

Episode 13: Angelsey Abbey Winter Garden & Gardening Jobs for April

Episode 13: Angelsey Abbey Winter Garden & Gardening Jobs for April

Interview with Angelsey Abbey's Head Gardener, Richard Todd about their winter garden, our plant of the month; Fritillaria meleagris, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Epimedium × perralchicum 'Frohnleiten' and Pulmonaria 'Diana Clare' and jobs to do in the garden for April.
08 Apr 2014

Episode 12: Council Flower Beds, Gardening Jobs and Plants of Interest for March

Episode 12: Council Flower Beds, Gardening Jobs and Plants of Interest for March

Interview with Parks Manager, Dennis Smith about council and municipal flower beds, our plant of the month; Magnolia stellata, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Edgeworthia chrysantha and Aubretia ‘Purple Cascade’ and jobs to do in the garden for March.
06 Mar 2014

Episode 11: Understanding Soil, Gardening Jobs and Plants of Interest for February

Episode 11: Understanding Soil, Gardening Jobs and Plants of Interest for February

A discussion about different types of soil, our plant of the month; Winter Honeysuckle - Lonicera fragrantissima, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Birch and Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’ and jobs to do in the garden for February.
01 Feb 2014

Episode 10: Gardening Jobs and Plants of Interest for January

Episode 10: Gardening Jobs and Plants of Interest for January

A look back at the history of the PlantAdvice website and podcast, our plant of the month; the Christmas Rose - Helleborus niger, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Acer davidii and Galanthus nivalis f. pleniflorus ‘Flore Pleno’ and jobs to do in the garden this month.
16 Jan 2014

Episode 9: Caring for your Christmas House Plants

Episode 9: Caring for your Christmas House Plants

Caring for your Christmas house plants, our plant of the month; Prunus serrula, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Hamamelis mollis and Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna, listener's questions and jobs to do in the garden this month.
07 Dec 2013

Episode 8: Interview with Malcolm Dickson of Hooksgreen Herbs

Episode 8: Interview with Malcolm Dickson of Hooksgreen Herbs

An interview with Malcolm Dickson of Hooksgreen Herbs, our plant of the month; Acer palmatum ‘Atropurpureum’, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Betula utilis var. jacquemontii and Crocus speciosus ‘Albus’ and jobs to do in the garden this month.
02 Nov 2013

Episode 7: Understanding fertilisers & the Harrogate Autumn Show

Episode 7: Understanding fertilisers & the Harrogate Autumn Show

The Harrogate Autumn flower show, understanding fertilisers and what NPK means, our plant of the month; Cyclamen hederifolium, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Malus x zumi ‘Golden Hornet’ and Liriope muscari and jobs to do in the garden this month.
02 Oct 2013

Episode 6: RHS Director General Sue Biggs Interview

Episode 6: RHS Director General Sue Biggs Interview

Interview with the RHS Director General Sue Biggs, our plant of the month; Anemone x hybrida ‘Honorine Jobert’, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Anemone × hybrida 'Königin Charlotte' and Hydrangea macrophylla 'Zambia' and jobs to do in the garden this month.
15 Sep 2013

Episode 5: RHS Hampton Court and Tatton Park 2013

Episode 5: RHS Hampton Court and Tatton Park 2013

Review of the RHS Hampton Court and Tatton Park flower shows, our plant of the month; Helenium ‘Moerheim Beauty’, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Eryngium bourgatii and Achillea millefolium ‘Red Velvet’ and jobs to do in the garden this month.
03 Aug 2013

Episode 4: BBC Gardeners' World Live 2013

Episode 4: BBC Gardeners' World Live 2013

Review of BBC Gardeners' World Live 2013,our plant of the month; Allium cristophii, perfect pairing (2 plants that go well together); Hemerocallis ‘Golden Chimes’ and Delphinium ‘Centurian Gentian Blue’ F1 and jobs to do in the garden this month.
02 Jul 2013

Episode 3: The 2013 Chelsea Flower Show

Episode 3: The 2013 Chelsea Flower Show

The 2013 RHS Chelsea Flower Show including interviews with some of the garden designers, plus our plant of the month; Iris sibirica ‘Tropic Night’, perfect pairing; Geranium ‘Johnson’s Blue’ and Lathyrus latifolius ‘White Pearl’ and jobs to do in the garden this month.
01 Jun 2013

Episode 2: The 2011 Hampton Court Flower Show

Episode 2: The 2011 Hampton Court Flower Show

Richard and George discuss the 2011 RHS Hampton Court Flower Show together with an interview with garden designer Chris Beardshaw from the show.
14 Jul 2011

Episode 1: The 2011 Chelsea Flower Show

Episode 1: The 2011 Chelsea Flower Show

Richard and George discuss their visit to the 2011 RHS Chelsea Flower Show together with a selection of celebrity interviews from the show.
28 May 2011

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