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Welcome to the Plants and Me podcast hosted by grower and horticulturist Alan Lodge. On this podcast you will get to learn about the people behind the plants as well as some fantastic tips from growers, gardeners, designers, product makers and everything in between. Want to learn more use #plantsandme

Welcome to the Plants and Me podcast hosted by grower and horticulturist Alan Lodge. On this podcast you will get to learn about the people behind the plants as well as some fantastic tips from growers, gardeners, designers, product makers and everything in between. Want to learn more use #plantsandme
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United Kingdom

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Welcome to the Plants and Me podcast hosted by grower and horticulturist Alan Lodge. On this podcast you will get to learn about the people behind the plants as well as some fantastic tips from growers, gardeners, designers, product makers and everything in between. Want to learn more use #plantsandme

Language:

English

Contact:

01268 764001


Episodes

Ep7 Plants and Me Podcast. Lee Connelly

5/13/2019
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Joining us on the podcast this week is Lee Connelly, also known as The Skinny Jean Gardener. Specialising in children’s gardening, Lee is the co-founder of The Skinny Jean Gardener and is best known for his work as the CBBC Blue Peter Gardener. Lee’s interest in garden started in 2014 when he began gardening on a local allotment with his brother, learning his new hobby through social media. Later, he moved onto TV’s Jimmy Doherty’s farm to build a new kitchen garden for his restaurant and...

Duration:00:38:07

EP6 Plants and Me Podcast. David Stevens

5/6/2019
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In this episode we’re joined by David Stevens who’s a garden designer with over 40 years’ experience. David has worked on a wide range of gardens around the world, including the legendary Bobbie Moore’s garden and has become one of the best-known designers around. David originally trained as a landscape architect and went on to be offered the first Chair of Garden Design at Middlesex University. He then pioneered garden design on the BBC television series Gardens by Design, followed by...

Duration:00:36:39

EP5 Plants and Me Podcast. Catherine Chenery

4/29/2019
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On this weeks episode I am joined by Catherine Chenery an award wining garden designer and we chat all things garden design. P.S this is a fab episode if you have a small garden and aren't sure where to start with from a design point of view. A Bit about Catherine Chenery. Catherine is a garden designer and botanical stylist. She has a history in art, as well as a life long love for plants and gardening. In 2013 Catherine graduated from the London College of Garden Design with a distinction....

Duration:00:34:37

EP4 Plants and Me Podcast. Clifton Chilli Club

4/22/2019
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On today's podcast I am joined by Jay and Dave from the Clifton Chilli Club. We chat all things chilli. As I mention in the intro I had a few technical issues during the interview but we can hear Jay and Dave with no issues at all which is the most important bit. A Bit about Clifton Chilli Club Created during 2009 and is a not for profit organisation based in Bristol, UK. It began with four friends who enjoy chillies. After they visited Sea Spring Seeds in Dorset, UK. They were amazed at the...

Duration:00:38:53

Ep3 Plants and Me Podcast with Tom

4/15/2019
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Abi started propagating plants in her parents' Cumbrian garden from a young age and clearly had a flair for working with seedlings or cuttings and cajoling them into pots where they would flourish. The growing of our plants is down to Abi and her team. Abi will constantly scour plant catalogues and look out for exciting new introductions that she feels the nursery and garden should include. Tom also started working with plants in his parents' garden but working in a traditional Cumbrian...

Duration:00:34:13

EP2 Plants and Me Podcast. Helen Elder Farm

4/8/2019
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Episode 2 Plants and Me Podcast with Helen from Elder Farm This week on the Plants and Me podcast we are joined by Helen Kearney from Elder Farm. As a Medical Herbalist Helen gives a fascinating insight into what both her and Stuart (Helen’s Husband) do and what exactly a Medical Herbalist is! Plus, Helen gives you another good reason (besides the obvious) to be digging dandelions out of your lawn. A bit about Helen and Elder Farm Helen lives with her husband Stuart at Elder Farm which they...

Duration:00:29:09

EP1 PLANTS AND ME PODCAST WITH KEVIN ESPIRITU

4/1/2019
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Podcast with Kevin Espiritu Our first guest on the Plants&Me Podcast is Kevin Espiritu from Epic Gardening, based in San Diego, USA. I first discovered Kevin through his Instagram account (@epicgardening) which has over 100k followers. Through his social media platforms, Kevin gives an excellent range of different gardening tips. Kevin began gardening as a hobby in 2011 at the age of roughly 23 and began his website around the same time. Since that time, Epic Gardening has reached millions...

Duration:00:25:47

Ep0 Plants and Me podcast. Welcome

3/27/2019
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The Plants and Me podcast is presented to you by Alan Lodge from Newlands Nursery. This is going to be a weekly podcast where Alan will discuss plants and gardening topics with various guest speakers. This podcast is going to be about the people and their passion for plants. People who make a living from growing plants, gardening and using plants for their product. Alan has been involved with plants all his life. Newlands Nursery was founded over 65 years ago by his grandparents. The nursery...

Duration:00:02:48