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Gardeners' Question Time

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Rank #22 in Home & Garden category

Leisure
Home & Garden
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A panel of horticultural experts answer gardening questions from a live audience. Recorded in a different location each week

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A panel of horticultural experts answer gardening questions from a live audience. Recorded in a different location each week

iTunes Ratings

121 Ratings
Average Ratings
107
5
3
5
1

Great listening

By Fitness2011 - Sep 30 2019
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Always interesting, educational and entertaining

Counterpoint to Car Talk

By killed it. - Feb 10 2019
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Fabulous accents, vast knowledge, bad jokes. It’s the Car Talk of the gardening world.

iTunes Ratings

121 Ratings
Average Ratings
107
5
3
5
1

Great listening

By Fitness2011 - Sep 30 2019
Read more
Always interesting, educational and entertaining

Counterpoint to Car Talk

By killed it. - Feb 10 2019
Read more
Fabulous accents, vast knowledge, bad jokes. It’s the Car Talk of the gardening world.
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Gardeners' Question Time

Latest release on May 29, 2020

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A panel of horticultural experts answer gardening questions from a live audience. Recorded in a different location each week

GQT At Home: Episode Nine

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Kathy Clugston hosts the horticultural panel show. Bunny Guinness, Bob Flowerdew and Matthew Pottage join from home to answer questions from green-fingered listeners.

This week, the team debates how to get the best spinach crop, offers options for a low maintenance patch of lawn, and discusses the best plants to put in an old toilet.

Head Gardeners' Neil Porteus, Chris Thorogood and Michelle Cain give us a sneak peak into what is going on in gardens across the UK while they are shut to the public, and James Wong discusses the transformative power of our green spaces.

Producer: Hannah Newton
Assistant Producer: Jemima Rathbone

A Somethin' Else production for BBC Radio 4

May 29 2020

42mins

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GQT At Home: Episode Eight

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Peter Gibbs hosts the horticultural panel show. He is joined from their own homes by James Wong, Anne Swithinbank and Chris Beardshaw.

This week, the panel takes a virtual wander around the Chelsea garden show, and answers questions on Chelsea favourite, Alliums, how to know if a potato is ready to be picked, and perennial suggestions for a sloping bank. The team also discusses memorable Chelsea plants from across the years.

Aside from the questions, Matt Biggs has a potted history of the Chelsea Flower Show and Peter Gibbs chats to RHS Director General, Sue Biggs about this year's show.

Producer: Laurence Bassett
Assistant Producer: Rosie Merotra

A Somethin' Else production for BBC Radio 4

May 22 2020

42mins

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GQT At Home: Episode Seven

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Kathy Clugston is joined by Bob Flowerdew, Matthew Pottage and Christine Walkden to answer questions sent in via email and social media.

This week, the panellists tackle questions from gardening enthusiasts on whether you can cut the top off a cactus, planting runner-beans upside-down and options for low-growing plants.

Matt Biggs also advises on the best way to keep your lawn looking tip-top, and Bunny Guinness has this week's Gardening Glossary

Producer: Daniel Cocker
Assistant Producer: Jemima Rathbone

A Somethin' Else production for BBC Radio 4

May 15 2020

42mins

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GQT At Home: Episode Six

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Kathy Clugston hosts the horticultural panel show with Matthew Pottage, Matt Biggs and Christine Walkden, all in their own homes answering questions sent in via email and social media by green-fingered listeners.

The panellists suggest palms and exotic plants to grow at home - in lieu of seeing them on holiday this year. They also explain pruning roses for beginners, advise on moving outdoor plants inside and give tips on gardening at night for key workers unable to get out in the garden during the day.

Aside from the questions, Matthew Wilson makes a mini herb garden with his children, and Pippa Greenwood is on hand for the Gardening Glossary - this week it's all about pests and diseases.

Producer: Laurence Bassett
Assistant Producer: Rosie Merotra

A Somethin' Else production for BBC Radio 4

May 08 2020

42mins

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GQT At Home: Episode 5

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Kathy Clugston hosts the horticultural panel show from home. This week, Matthew Wilson, Bunny Guinness and Bob Flowerdew are on hand to answer questions which have been sent in by budding gardeners on email and social media.

The panellists tackle questions on growing sweetcorn in pots , pruning Lavender, and growing the perfect Rhubard.

Away from the questions, Matthew Pottage has some tips and tricks for keeping houseplants looking healthy and happy while you are at home, and Anne Swithinbank gives us this week's Gardening Glossary explaining all the horticultural terms surrounding seeds and seedlings.

Producer: Dan Cocker
Assistant Producer: Jemima Rathbone

A Somethin' Else production for BBC Radio 4

May 01 2020

41mins

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iTunes Ratings

121 Ratings
Average Ratings
107
5
3
5
1

Great listening

By Fitness2011 - Sep 30 2019
Read more
Always interesting, educational and entertaining

Counterpoint to Car Talk

By killed it. - Feb 10 2019
Read more
Fabulous accents, vast knowledge, bad jokes. It’s the Car Talk of the gardening world.