P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:16:13   4/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Helen's garden Medway Towns Libertia grandiflora Spikes of white flowers, strap-shaped leaves Artemisia Powis Castle Silver grey feathery evergreen, good for a sunny well-drained situation Cordyline indivisa Spiky evergreen plant from New Zealand with red midribs to the leaves. Can be grown outside in the South Eccremocarpus scaber Carnival Time Half hardy evergreen climber with tubular pale apricot flowers Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:08:10   7/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Brian's gourds Medway Towns Brian is also a member of the American Gourd Society, which provides a greater range of seeds. American Gourd Society Inc. PO Box 274 Mount Gilead Ohio 43338 - 0274 USA Peter Wood's garden next... Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55—h 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 10:09:40   10/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Thd Mitchell's garden Medway Towns Janet Mitchell & Peter Mitchell's \ acre garden is on stony alkaline soil, with flint walls. Roy Lancaster remarked on thd following plants: Iris foetidissima var. citrina gladdon or roast beef plant) Native Iris good plant for shade or partial shade. Aquilegia vulgaris (Granny's bonnet or Columbine) Delicate perennial in pasdel shades. Inclined to seed all over the place Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:10:15   11/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  The Mitchell's garden Medway Towns Omphalodes linifolia Low growing plant, delicate grey green foliage and small white flowers Allium neapolitanum Delicate bulb with slender stems and white star-shaped flowers Mentha suaveolens Variegata Variegated apple mint Buddleja alternifolia Argentea Willow leaved buddleja - delicate shrub with long spikes of violet flowers. Prune after flowering Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:00:10   12/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Thd Mitchell's garden Medway Towns Peter Mitchell shows Roy his method of growing climbers up walls, using sheep netting attached with sturdy hooks or nails. Climbers can then be twined into it or tied onto it. Sheep netting is available from good agricultural merchants. Roy notices a superb variegated shrub with small bright red berries. Rh—lnus alaternus Argenteovariegata - dvergreen buckthorn with silvery margins to leaves. Forms a good specimen tree for the border or an informal hedge. Hardy in Southern England. Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:01:05   13/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  USEFUL ADDRESSES Medway Towns Thompson & Morgan (for Gourd seeds) Poplar Lane Ipswich IP8 3BU Tel: 01734 688 821 Perennials: Hardy's Cottage Garden Plants Thd Walled Garden Laverstoke Park Whitchurch Hants RG28 7NT Tel: 01256 896 533 Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:00:01   14/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  USEFUL ADDRESSES Medway Towns Four Seasons Forncett St Mary Norwich Norfolk NR16 1JT British Iris Society The Old Mill House Shurton Stogursey Bridgwater Somerset TA5 1QG American Iris Society 8426 Vine Valley Drive Sun Valley California 91352 - 3656 USA 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:02:16   15/18  Tel:  01222 573 444  USEFUL BOOKS Medway Towns Reader's Digest Encyclopaedia of Plants & Flowers Royal Horticultural Society Gardeners' Encyclopaedia of Plants & Flowers * The Plant Finder Published by Headl—hn, Lakeside, Whitbourne, Worcs WR6 5RD for the Royal Horticultural Society Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:03:01   16/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Factsheets Medway Towns Each programme's details are available on a factsheet. This week's is Week 7. Send a cheque/PO for £1.25 (to 'BSS') Garden Club Factsheet 7 PO Box 4000 Cardiff CF5 2XT For all 18 weekly factsheets of the series, send a cheque/PO for £14.50. Credit card orders or further details available by calling 01222 571 444 How to win the factsheets next... 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:03:00   17/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Win! Win! Win! Medway Towns To win all the factsheets (or a refund if you have already subscribed) answer this question on a postcard: Are hydrangea flowers blue or red in an acid soil? Send answers to: Garden Club (4-Tel Competition Week 7) Broadcast Support Services PO Box 4000 Cardiff CF5 2XT Winners listed at end of series The answer to last week's question is that the Flame Nettle is Coleus. Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:04:10   18/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Locations for the rest of the series Belfast 23 June Middlesbrough 30 June Clevedon 7 July Dumfries 14 July Northampton 21 July York 28 July Staffs 4 August Sqlldr specials 11, 18, 25 August Basingstoke 1 September Rutland 8 September Bradford 15 September Lyoney 22 September Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:04:12   1/18       Garden Club  returns this  week with a   visit to  the Medway  Towns.   Read on  for plant   details and   our weekly  competition!    Next week's  programme  comes from   Belfast.   1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:05:00   2/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Medway Towns This week Garden Club visits the area around Rochester in Kent where the team looks at a tiny terraced house garden, a typical country cottage garden, a collection of Irises and some unusual fruit - hard shell gourds. Helen Johnson's garden Roy Lancaster visits Helen Johnson, who discovered the Verbascum Helen Johnson, which was popular at Chelsea this year, when she was working at Kew. It is a perennial with antique apricot flowers. Needs good drainage and full sun. Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 11:06:00   3/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Helen's garden Medway Towns Clematis florida Sieboldii Slightly tender Clematis, white flowers resembling a passion flower. Solanum crispum Glasnevin Bushy scrambling semi-evergreen plant, with purple blue star-shaped flowers with prominent yellow anthers 2osa Parade Deep pink climbing rose Rosa Comte de Chambord Scented pale pink old fashioned rose with upright habit Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 10:06:00   5/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Helen's garden Medway Towns Cistus ladanifer Pat Evergreen shrub from the Mediterranean with large white flowers with maroon blotches. Likes poor, well-drained soils. Hardy in the South of England. Macleaya microcarpa Kelway's Coral Plume Herbaceous perennial with large deeply lobed leaves. Can be invasive. Brian Haynes' garden next... Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 10:07:04   6/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Brian's gourds Medway Towns Brian Haynes developed an interest in artefacts made from hardshell gourds, and over the years he has built up quite a collection of bowls, water carriers and musical instruments. The gourds belong to the same family as marrows, pumpkins and squash, and he decided to try growing them in this country. He found that seeds were available from Thompson & Morgan qnder the title of 'Choose Your Weapon' - a mixed packet of seeds from different gourds. Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 10:08:11   8/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Peter's garden Medway Towns Peter Wood became hooked on Irises after seeing Iris Amethyst Flame lit by a shift of sunlight in the marquee at Chelsea. Since then he has developed a collection of over 400 Tall Bearded Irises. He picks out three of his favourites: Iris Dancer's Veil Spikes of purple and white flowers Iris Annabel Jane Pale lilac flowers. Good for exhibition purposes Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films
P321 4-Tel 321 Mon 19 Jun C4 10:09:00   9/18  Tel:  01222 575 444  Peter's garden Medway Towns Iris Frances Gaulter Pale pink and apricot, prefers growing on its own rather than in a border Every three or four years, Irises should be lifted and divided to prevent them dying out in the middle. Peter showed Matthew Biggs his technique of dividing Irises and replanting them. The Mitchell's garden next... Garden Club: Fri 8pm Rpt Mon 3.55pm 1st preview C4 Tomorrow Subtitles Films