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The Gardener

Time Schedule

Tue 21:00 | Wed 09:00 | Thu 13:00 | Fri 17:00 | Sat 12:00 & 19:00 | Sun 16:00 & 23:00

Overview

Presented by Tanya Visser, editor of The Gardener magazine; this practical and informative gardening show tackles everything that takes place in and around your garden…

In this season the garden gloves come off as Tanya tackles a variety of topics like ornamental grasses, solutions for shaded areas, winning pot-recipes for instant colour, healing plants like Echinacea, her favourite succulents from the Sedum family and a bucket full of inspirational ideas to try at home…

With step-by-step guidance and a smorgasbord of information, be sure to join Tanya as she takes you on a South African garden journey…

Episode 1

  • Propagating Clivias
  • Hydrangeas
  • 4 x Shade Plants
  • Fallen Leaves as Mulch

The Gardener is a practical and informative gardening show presented by Tanya Visser.

In this week’s episode, Tanya shows you how to propagate and grow Clivias from seed; how to get the most out of your Hydrangeas; four shade plants that will bring life to the darker areas of your garden; and how to benefit from fallen leaves…

Episode 2

  • Intro to Malvas
  • Malva Pot Mix
  • Planting colourful Winter annuals

The Gardener is a practical and informative gardening show presented by Tanya Visser.

In this week’s episode Tanya shares some information on the popular Malva and how to plant and maintain them in a pot. With the last of the winter annuals still in bloom, it is not too late to enjoy them in your garden. Tanya gives the low-down on seedling packs and colour bags, and shows you how to go about planting them with the help of a new 3-step fertilizer.

Episode 3

  • Ornamental Grasses
  • Planting Ornamental grasses and Dianthus
  • Lawn Care

The Gardener is a practical and informative gardening show presented by Tanya Visser.

In this week’s episode Tanya takes a look at the wonderful variety of ornamental grasses that are sure to bring texture to your garden. She demonstrates how ornamental grasses can be planted with colourful Dianthus to create a striking area in the garden. When it comes to lawns, most of us have them, and most of us struggle to keep them looking lush and green year round. Tanya gives some pointers on getting the most out of your green turf.

Episode 4

  • Ground Covers
  • Veggie Seeds
  • Pruning Trees

The Gardener is a practical and informative gardening show presented by Tanya Visser.

Walkways come in various shapes and forms, so in this week’s episode Tanya shows a few ground cover options that will make your stepping stones the star of the show… When it comes to planting veggie seeds, there are a few things to take into consideration to ensure you’re getting the most out of your seeds. Tanya shows how to work with different sized seeds by creating a bulking agent. Tending to your trees is as important as mowing the lawn. Tanya demonstrates how to trim a tree and you can create garden mulch from the cut-offs.

Episode 5

  • Displadenia climber
  • Propagating Succulents
  • Roses

The Gardener is a practical and informative gardening show presented by Tanya Visser.

In this week’s episode, Tanya demonstrates how you can cover a bare wall with a beautiful climber like Displadenia. With water-wise on everyone’s lips, propagating your succulents is easy and a must! Tanya shows you how to get the most out of your succulents! Keeping your roses looking spectacular is as easy as following a few basic steps. Tanya shares her taking on getting the most out of roses.