The Gardens, weeds & words podcast, Series 1 Episode 9

Gardening has something to offer everyone – but there’s a danger it can come across either as a slightly exclusive club with its own language, or even an irrelevance. I’m joined by Sara Venn, the woman behind Incredible Edible Bristol, to talk about access, representation, and just who gardening is for.

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The Gardens, weeds & words podcast, Series 1 Episode 8

Having a fascination with the relationship between gardens, words and language, I was delighted when garden designer and poet Sean Swallow agreed to appear on the podcast. In this episode we talk about his garden at Scatterford, his poetry, and the relationship between the two.

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The Gardens, weeds & words podcast, Series 1 Episode 7

Each day now the sound of birdsong gets louder – spring is in the air, but we wait on the threshold, wondering if winter’s quite done with us yet. I can think of noone better to discuss seasonal living with than gardening writer Lia Leendertz, author of the hugely successful Almanac, a seasonal guide to 2019, and was delighted she could join me for this episode.

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