Alan's Garden Secrets

Episode Guide

Series 1 Episode Guide

17th Century

Series 1 · Episode 1

Alan Titchmarsh reveals the secrets behind Britain's great gardens, examining how they continue to influence gardeners today. He visits Hatfield House to look at the key design features of this 17th Century stately home.

18th Century

Series 1 · Episode 2

Alan Titchmarsh continues to reveal the secrets behind Britain's great gardens. Few gardening movements can match the impact of the 18th Century & Stowe is one of the most important examples of their revolutionary designs.

19th Century

Series 1 · Episode 3

Alan reveals the secrets behind Britain's great gardens. The Victorians gave us exotic plants, a thirst for technology & a love of bold statements. Alan visits Biddulph Grange, a classic example of all these elements.

20th Century

Series 1 · Episode 4

Sissinghurst Gardens is one of the most influential of the 20th Century. Created by two passionate gardeners, Vita Sackville-West & Sir Harold Nicolson, its development coincided with key social changes in the British garden.