The RHS Gardening Podcast offers seasonal advice, inspiration and practical solutions to gardening problems. Trusted gardening professionals give you the latest horticultural advice, scientific research and tried-and-tested techniques to bring out the best in your garden.
 

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Episode 91: Lowdown on lily beetle, brightening up spring gardens with clever bulb combos and a visit to the Wisley Flower Show

The RHS Gardening Advice team tackle listeners' questions on dealing with lily beetles, which bulbs combine well for dazzling spring displays, how to repair lawns after a summer of wear and tear. We also visit the Wisley Flower Show and meet visitors and growers including experts on ferns, dahlias and airplants.

Useful links: Take part in our lily beetle survey | RHS advice: planting bulbs | Autumn lawn care



Episode 90: A rose garden fit for a queen, coping with critters and knowing your onions

This week we're at RHS Garden Wisley getting tips from the professionals on the very best rose varieties and what to plant with them for a long-lasting and fragrant display. Entomologist Andy Salisbury gives seasonal advice on dealing with vine weevils and chafer grubs, and resident vegetable expert Mario de Pace shares his tips on growing onions, garlic and shallots - finishing with some delicious recipe ideas.



Episode 89: How to grow camellias in pots, dealing with trees near to buildings, growing apples and taking cuttings

The RHS Advice team answer listeners' questions on camelias, acers and caring for trees that are close to buildings; plus we have seasonal advice on apples and an expert guide to propagating tender perennials. Plus an update on late summer events across the four RHS Gardens.



Episode 88: Tatton calling! Tips from expert growers; young designers' inspirations and more

We’re in Cheshire for the 2016 RHS Flower Show Tatton Park. Listen to all the best bits from the show including expert advice from local nurseries, the winning gardens in the 2016 RHS Young Designer of the Year Competition and all of the Tatton favourites, including inspiring ideas for back-to-back gardens.



Episode 87: Gardening Q&A including pond algae, growing potatoes for Christmas and box tree moth; Wisley's big plans for the future

This week we answer a bumper crop of gardening questions including: how to get clear water in your pond, which fruit and veg are wildlife-friendly, growing potatoes for Christmas and controlling box tree moth. Plus Wisley's youngest ever curator, Matthew Pottage, discusses the garden's big plans for the future, and RHS edibles guru Jim Arbury gives advice on seasonal tasks in the vegetable and fruit garden.


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