In this video, Monty Don plants two hardy waterlilies, Nymphaea ‘Sunrise’ and ‘Marliacea Chromatella’ and a native pond lily, Nuphar lutea – all with yellow flowers. He explains the benefits of repotting before planting and offers tips on the best compost for waterlilies and planting depth. Finally, he reveals the correct balance of foliage to clear water on the pond surface. Watch now, to discover how to grow water lilies.
Visit the beautiful Isles of Scilly and Tresco Abbey Gardens on a four-day trip on 13-16 October, 2018. Enjoy a talk and Q&A session on Mediterranean planting, and a garden tour from Tresco Abbey Garden's Mike Nelhams.
Enjoy an exclusive day out on 20 September, 2018, travelling by luxurious, private train from London to Chatsworth, one of England's finest stately homes. Guests will receive gourmet food hampers and a free goody bag, with tickets costing £385pp.
Enjoy two each of three different Proseccos from small family-owned Italian wineries. Expect soft, fruity notes of pears and apples, with tingly, creamy bubbles. Chill the glasses for those long-summer days in the garden.