A Passion For Plants

Episode Guide

Episode Guide

Episode 1

Series 1 · Episode 1

Recently appointed Director of Gardens and Estates, Jill Cherry pitches a design for the gardens surrounding the new Bicentennial Glasshouse at Wisley; Laura Crowe tells us what it's like to be starting the two-year course at the RHS School of Horticulture and orchid enthusiasts prepare their displays for the annual orchid show.

Episode 2

Series 1 · Episode 2

First year students Laura Crowe and Jack Willgoss prepare a vegetable plot which is assessed by two experts at the RHS School of Horticulture; Matthew Wilson, Curator of Harlow Carr, finds an environmentally-friendly solution to the problems with flooding at the garden and Sarah-Jane Mason shows school children how to grow their own vegetables.

Episode 3

Series 1 · Episode 3

Anthea Guthrie designs a display of edible ornamental plants at the Cardiff Flower Show; Inga Grimsey takes over as the new Director General of the RHS; Matthew Wilson works with local communities as part of the Allotment Project at the Ravenscliffe Estate in Bradford and the judging panel at Cardiff are in dispute over medals.

Episode 4

Series 1 · Episode 4

Claire Wilson and Vic Johnstone have bred some new varieties of verbascums which are being assessed by a team of experts; Fergus Garrett, Head Gardener at Great Dixter, is on the RHS trials committee and is hoping the verbascum he's entered will be given an Award of Garden Merit and students Laura Crowe and Jack Willgoss take part in a seed sowing masterclass.

Episode 5

Series 1 · Episode 5

The judges at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show share their thoughts on the exhibits; Anthea Guthrie creates a courtyard garden inspired by Queen Henrietta Maria; Alan Gardner enters the chic garden category with his artistic design and Elizabeth Banks, a formidable RHS judge, helps an old friend with the Fortnum & Mason garden.

Episode 6

Series 1 · Episode 6

A Passion for Plants follows a year behind the scenes of the Royal Horticultural Society – Britain’s leading gardening charity. The show looks at the RHS’s annual shows, award-winning gardens and experts in action, along with the challenges of gardening during the wettest summer on record.

Episode 107

Series 1 · Episode 107

A Passion for Plants follows a year behind the scenes of the Royal Horticultural Society – Britain’s leading gardening charity. The show looks at the RHS’s annual shows, award-winning gardens and experts in action, along with the challenges of gardening during the wettest summer on record.

Episode 108

Series 1 · Episode 108

A Passion for Plants follows a year behind the scenes of the Royal Horticultural Society – Britain’s leading gardening charity. The show looks at the RHS’s annual shows, award-winning gardens and experts in action, along with the challenges of gardening during the wettest summer on record.