The 120 Year Old Vegetable Garden with Matthew Robinson

The 120 Year Old Vegetable Garden

Matthew RobinsonMatthew Robinson is the head gardener on a 9 acre Victorian estate in Warwickshire England.  He is a keeper of old things, and a maker of new.  Steeped in tradition, the estate has a half dozen gardens including a walled vegetable garden that has been producing for over a century!

Matthew draws upon his many decades of experience to maintain the glorious gardens.  He believes it’s important that in everything we do we must find the beauty.

 

In This Episode You Will Discover:

  • why a “slapdash” attitude is the scourge of good gardeners
  • old push-hoe techniques for weed control
  • gardening observations from Taiwan
  • tips to protect against potato blight

 

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Resources

Gardeners World:  http://gardenersworld.com

Royal Horticulture Society:  http://rhs.org.uk

This is the book Matthew mentioned on the show!

Interview Links

Follow Matthew Robinson on Twitter:  http://twitter.com/matthewtheplant

 

Watch the Podcast Interview Here:

 

Transcript:

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