Monty’s Secret History of the British Garden series for BBC Two first aired in November 2015. It was glorious to have an excuse to find Britain’s hidden horticultural gems – many of which you can visit for yourself too.
2 disc set, 240 minutes. Buy The Secret History of the British Garden here on Amazon
Monty’s French Gardens series for BBC Two first aired in February 2013. In this series, Monty discovered how gardens have been used as a form of expression in France, and how French food and art are reflected in the country’s horticulture.
1 disc. Buy French Gardens here on Amazon
The Great British Garden Revival series for BBC Two, which Monty co-presented with Joe Swift, Carol Klein, James Wong, Charlie Dimmock, Chris Beadshaw, Toby Buckland and others, first aired in December 2013.
4 discs, 590 minutes. Buy Great British Garden Revival – Series One here on Amazon
As part of The Great British Garden Revival series for BBC Two, Monty presented a specific section on wildflowers, vital for the survival of bees and newly fashionable in all sorts of settings both urban and rural.
1 disc, 60 minutes. Buy Great British Garden Revival – Wild Flowers with Monty Don here on Amazon
Monty’s Italian Gardens series for BBC Two first aired in April 2011. The gardens of Italy rank amongst the great treasures of the world, influencing and inspiring almost every landscape designer since the Renaissance.
2-disc set, 240 minutes. Buy Italian Gardens here on Amazon
The My Dream Farm series for Channel 4 first aired in 2010. The programmes chart the progress of six brand new farmers in their first year of working the land over three farming seasons, and with help and advice from experts in the field.
2 discs, 360 minutes. Buy My Dream Farm here on Acorn Media
Monty’s Around the World in 80 Gardens series for BBC Two first aired in January 2008. Monty visited 80 of the world’s most inspiring gardens, from Mexico to Australia, Asia and beyond.
4 disc set, 590 minutes. Buy Around the World in 80 Gardens here on Amazon