Trevor Nelson MBE, BBC Radio 2 DJ, reveals how he unsuspectingly became a gardener. He shares his first steps in the gardening world and advice for those looking into getting started themselves. He explains how a garden can be designed for wildlife, as well as entertaining family and friends, plus, why short of a holiday (or playing golf), he wouldn’t now want to be anywhere else.


Trevor Nelson's gardening playlist

Nina Simone - I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free

Bob Marley - One Drop

Sergio Mendes and Brasil 66 - Mas Que Nada

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Maroon 5 - Sunday Morning

Busta Rhymes feat. Mariah Carey - I Know What You Want

Bill Withers - Lovely Day

Mary J Blige - Be Happy

Leo's Sunshipp - Just Give Me The Sunshine

Sade - Paradise

Chris Malinchak - So Good To Me

Pharrell Williams - Gust Of Wind

Stevie Wonder - All I Do

A Tribe Called Quest - Electric Relaxation

Erykah Badu - On And On

Dizzy Gillespie - Unicorn

Listen now to this brilliant discussion between Trevor Nelson and Miranda Janatka, staff writer at BBC Gardeners' World Magazine:

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