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Live from Chelsea (Ep 130: May 2018)

Chelsea Shorts (3/3) - Growing happiness

Chelsea Shorts (2/3) - Hero Plants of Chelsea

Chelsea Shorts (1/3) - Space to Grow

Countdown to Chelsea, Great British Bee Count, seasonal vegetable growing advice and more (Ep 129: May 2018)

Reshaping the future of gardening; plastics part II; advice on cats, clay soil and lawns (Ep 128: May 2018)

How to grow beautiful orchids, Britain in Bloom on the BBC, and is honey fungus top of the rots? (Ep 127: April 2018)

Gardeners' hit list - top 10 pests revealed, plastic not fantastic and growing berries in pots (Ep 126: April 2018)

Should gardeners worry about sepsis? Plus seasonal tips, how to get wildlife on your side and a new campaign for school gardening (Ep125: Mar 2018)

Plants for pets, learning to love the Mother in law's tongue & Wisley gets a wisteria walk (Ep 124: Mar 2018)

Springing into shows season: Snowdrops, houseplants, cyclamen and Master Growers (Ep 123)

Step into the indoor jungle - Houseplants special (aka 'how not to kill a Venus flytrap') (Feb 2018)

Banishing bunnies, sleuthing slugs, Valentines gifts for plant lovers, upcoming London Shows highlights and horticultural competitions! (Ep 122: Feb 2018)

Exclusive Chelsea preview, plant encounters and seasonal advice (Episode 121: Jan 2018)

Plant fanatics club together, birds in your garden part two. (Episode 120: Jan 2018)

Special episode: Highlights of 2017

Episode 119: Seasonal help and advice, winter bird watching and Wisley's great Laboratory is reborn

Episode 118: Incredible Edible Dunstable and re-inventing the conifer

Episode 117: Honey what's that fungus? Fruity dilemmas, gardens to visit and Plant Encounters

Episode 116: An indoor forest, all about avocados and Bill Oddie's wild gardening adventures

Episode 115: Curator's tips, grow your own gourmet garlic and Wisley Plant Encounters

FREE ACCESS: RHS Members' Podcast – Bees Special

Episode 114: Get the jungle look! Wisley's new Exotic Garden, going wild for wildlife in winter and incredible history of apples at the RHS

Episode 113: Strawberry, apple and lilac problems solved, wonderful wildlife at Hyde Hall and plant encounters

Episode 112: Exotic vegetables take root in Essex, seasonal gardening tasks, and are native plants better for wildlife?

Episode 111: Hyde Hall's mega meadow; questions on fuchsias, roses, tulips & whitefly; Wisley plant encounters

Episode 110: What's occurring at Wisley, Wild About Gardening, orchid experts share their tips

Episode 109: Slugs - are they all bad? Gardening with children and tips on courgettes and pruning wisteria

Episode 108: Hairy Bikers at Hampton, incredibly edible show gardens, going wild and going green

Episode 107: Chatsworth Flower Show highlights, weird and wonderful plants at Wisley


RHS Podcast Special Edition: Grow your knowledge – Adult education with the RHS

Episode 106: Chelsea's unsung heroes, Show Garden goes to Wales and RHS Photographic Competition

Episode 105: Jo Malone at Chelsea, misbehaving wisteria, tomato questions answered


Episode 104: A peony with a rocky past, disappearing plants and gardening in a changing climate

RHS Flower Shows Special 2017

Episode 103: BBC Radio 2 at Chelsea; seasonal advice, a celebration of the RHS Plant Finder and Plant Encounters part 2

Episode 102: Easter treats, Angell Town revisited, Wisley under the (jack) hammer and win a Chelsea garden!

Episode 101: What to do now in the veg garden, top 10 diseases, how to help British butterflies, and the strange case of the purple toothwort

Episode 100: You are not alone... gardeners' top pests and how to deal with them

Question and answer special - Growing in pots and containers

Episode 99: Help for hedgehogs and hellebores; how to go pro with gardening

Episode 98: Joys of winter at Wisley, beautiful butterflies and perfect ponds

Episode 97: Explaining the changes at Wisley; advice on composting, African violets and scale insects

Highlights of 2016 - Chelsea designers speak, interview with a Baroness and gardening in Angell Town

Episode 96: Fruit and festivities; RHS podcast wins award

Books Special: Experts pick favourites old and new, the joy of books, and books for Christmas presents

FREE ACCESS: Members' episode 38: RHS Ambassador Baroness Floella Benjamin shares her love of gardening; and listeners' questions

Episode 95: Columnar plants for vertical structure, seasonal advice on sprouts, lawn care and much more

Episode 94 - Expert picks for autumn colour, and RHS Ambassador Floella Benjamin shares her passion for gardening

Episode 93: Badgers in the garden and Angell Town community gardeners visit Wisley

Episode 92: Glories of the Harvest Festival, giant pumpkins and get snapping

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

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

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

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

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

Episode 86: A day at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Episode 85: Pipping pests at the post, the RHS on Tour, and looking forward to the 2017 Chatsworth Flower Show

Episode 84: Seasonal fruit tips, coping with caterpillars, bamboo control and Chelsea designers' secrets of moving plants

Episode 83: It's showtime! Fresh from the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, design inspirations and women making their mark

Episode 82: Expert tips on growing vegetables and climbers, and a look at the RHS Community Allotment Programme

Episode 81: Know your N-P-K, 150 years of 'The Garden' magazine and seasonal tips for growing your own

Episode 80: Springing into action, seasonal tasks and Jekka McVicar talks gardening for health and happiness

RHS SCIENCE SPECIAL - examining the new RHS Science Strategy

Episode 79: Growing healthily, National Gardening Week and all change at the Lindley Library

Episode 78: Expert hacks from the Horticultural Halls, gardening questions answered and a guide to composting

Episode 77: Rose Special - Growing beautiful blooms with spectacular scent

Episode 76: Dividing snowdrops, seasonal rose care, fruit & veg in small spaces and houseplant inspiration

Episode 75: Dealing with extreme weather, vibrant stems for winter colour and turning Blue Mondays green

Episode 74: Advice for the new year, quick screening plants and RHS Garden Holidays

Episode 73: Walking in a Wisley wonderland, poinsettia tips and how to grow your own cranberries

Episode 71: Drought and flood advice and lessons from great gardeners

Episode 70: How to get your garden ready for winter, gardening Q&As and planting bare-root trees

Episode 69: Autumn Harvests - expert talks on edibles to plant now, how to eat nettles and veg storage

Episode 68: The RHS London Harvest Show & hidden gems of the Wisley Glasshouse

Episode 67: Seasonal advice for growing fruit & vegetables, plus glasshouse essentials

Episode 66: Expert tips on dahlias, apples and more; plus a guide to garden ponds

Episode 65: Good bugs, bad, bugs; how to beat weeds and seasonal gardening questions answered

Episode 64: Cold blooded killers under the microscope, foliage plants & fruit-growing essentials

Episode 63: Masterclasses on fuchsias & more, plus in-depth advice on strawberries & tomatoes

Episode 62: Insider's guide to RHS Flower Show Tatton Park 2015 & tips on pruning tools for the fruit garden

Episode 61: Highlights from the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show and news on how you can get involved in a major new RHS campaign Greening Grey Britain

Episode 60: Summer watering, lawn care and the best plants for June as well as suggestions of Award of Garden Merit Plants for the month

Episode 59: Seasonal jobs,  an essential guide to weeding & a focus on the 25th anniversary of the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Episode 58: A plants special – plant combinations from award-winning Chelsea gardens and the best garden performers

Episode 57: We look at the not-so-humble umbel, and answer seasonal questions

Episode 56: We preview the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2015

Episode 55: A comprehensive guide to orchids, plus gardening essentials

Episode 54: Spring lawn care and expert seasonal advice

Episode 53: Top 10 pest enquiries and RHS Partner Gardens looking good in spring

Episode 52: RHS Seed Scheme and Butterflies in the Glasshouse at RHS Garden Wisley in Surrey

Episode 51: Growing your own herbs and caring for snowdrops

Episode 50: Celebratory clips from Alan Titchmarsh, Mary Berry and Colin Crosbie, plus pruning wisteria and winter tips

Episode 49: Tackling problem areas of dry shade and growing chillies successfully

Episode 48: Gardening bestsellers and expert advice to start the new year

Episode 47: Best-selling books, help our research and looking after birds this winter

Episode 46: Controlling pests in winter and looking at plants with a bad reputation in a new light

Episode 45: Seasonal advice, troubleshooting plant diseases and choosing gardening gifts for Christmas

Episode 44: What to do now, plus tips on how to get better fruit & veg next year

Episode 43: Container-growing for winter interest and crops for the kitchen table

Episode 42: Harvest delights and great plants to attract pollinators

Episode 41: Managing microclimates - making the weather work for you in your garden.

Episode 40: Expert plant advice from the RHS Plant Day, Cotswold Wildlife Park

Episode 39: Mary Berry opens the Wisley Flower Show 2014 and your gardening questions answered

Episode 38: James Wong's guide to growing flavour-filled fruit and veg, plus a focus on carnivorous plants

Episode 37: Bonsai, dragon quests and your gardening questions answered

Episode 36: Allotment advice and inspiration, and great high-summer flowering plants to try in your garden

Episode 35: A focus on the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Episode 34: Top performing plants, pond care and tips from the kitchen garden

Episode 33: Improving borders and your gardening questions answered

Episode 32: Top performing seasonal plants and an expert guide to conifers

Episode 31: Lots of seasonal advice and a focus on growing beans and peas

Episode 30: How to make your garden wildlife-friendly and the best performing seasonal plants

Episode 29: Seasonal and expert plant advice from the RHS Great London Plant Fair

Episode 28: Perfect potatoes and pest prevention

Episode 27: Garden design for small spaces and seasonal tips from the RHS London Plant & Design Show and the RHS Gardening Advice team

Episode 26: Preparing the vegetable garden, garden design and the RHS Seed Scheme

Episode 25: A winter walk at RHS Garden Wisley, pond care and your gardening questions answered

Episode 24: Seasonal jobs, shrub selection and gardening stories from the RHS Lindley Library

Episode 23: Repairs caused by extreme weather, seasonal gardening questions and butterflies at Wisley

Episode 22: Seasonal advice, our choice of new seeds, and visiting winter gardens around the UK

Episode 21: Inspirational books, expert seasonal advice and Christmas events at our four gardens

Episode 20: Christmas plants, presents and preparation

Episode 19: Foraging, plus preparing for winter and other seasonal advice from the RHS

Episode 18: Autumn colour and seasonal advice at the RHS London Shades of Autumn Show

Episode 17: Celebrate the autumn harvest

Episode 16: Preparing the vegetable plot for next year and gardening ideas for this autumn

Episode 15: Inspirational grasses, autumn lawn care, and more jobs to do right now

Episode 14: September at RHS Wisley

Episode 13: Summer highlights from stunning RHS Garden Rosemoor

Episode 12: Advice on small trees for the garden, plus choosing and caring for houseplants

Episode 11: Late summer colour at Tatton Park show, plus planting autumn bulbs, pest control and pruning wisteria

Episode 10: 'Escape' to the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2013Gardening for all the family, summer flower arrangements, GYO tips, and seasonal advice from Wisley

Episode 9: Gardening for all the family, summer flower arrangements, GYO tips, and seasonal advice from Wisley

Episode 8: Summer at Wisley, caring for fruit and veg, and the RHS Advisory Team

Episode 7: Plants for Scent, how plant displays win an RHS gold medal, and seasonal advice from RHS Garden Wisley

Episode 6: RHS Edible Britain campaign, Chef Raymond Blanc discusses GYO veg, plus climbers for scent, fighting Lily Beetle, and wildflowers for containers

Episode 5: Spotlight on RHS Garden Hyde Hall, Grow Your Own tips, rose care and tackling weeds

Episode 4: Spring tasks, Grow Your Own, National Gardening Week, and the RHS Advisory Team

Episode 3: Orchids, spring plants and seasonal advice

Episode 2: Slugs, potatoes and strawberries

Episode 1: Problem-solving from RHS Garden, Wisley in Surrey

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