My Garden Podcast - A gardening podcast

My Garden Podcast is for have-a-go gardeners who love real gardening. Listen to 60 episodes of entertaining chat as Penny Haslam struggles with vegetables that won't grow, sunflowers that die and a misbehaving pet dog called Joey.

This gardening podcast is recorded in her garden at home in Cheshire, England.

There aren't any Latin names for plants in this show. If you are looking for professional gardening advice and tips, you are in the wrong place.  New episodes each Friday from spring to autumn.

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NEW! A brand new season of My Garden Podcast

Starts March 2022

Gardening Podcast returns. Can you smell it in the air? Springtime is upon us and it's time to get ready for yet another season or real gardening with My Garden Podcast. Penny is back with even more flowers, fruit and veg.  Her little helpers Joey the dog and Casper the cat are on hand to get in the way - Plus, Penny still doesn't know any Latin names for plants, but who cares!  

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NEW! Fresh from the garden

Lettuce overwhelm

Season 3: Episode 4 

Gardening Podcast. Penny plants salad leaves including lettuce, little gem and rocket. This year she's remembered not to plant it all at once. 

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Glorious Magnolia

Season 3: Episode 3 

Gardening Podcast. Penny finds space in the garden for a magnolia bush and get's a lovely email from a listener. 

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Garlicky

Season 3: Episode 2 

Gardening Podcast. Just how hard can it be to plant spring garlic? Penny's baffled by the instructions which include confusing gardening terms. 

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Red hot poker

Season 3: Episode 1 

Gardening Podcast. Penny kicks off season 3 with some supermarket red hot poker bulbs but the packet says they may not flower for a year!

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There's more than 25 episodes in season one. Listen to the "best of" my garden podcast first series. Start with season one

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Springtime trim time

Season 2: Episode 2

My Garden Podcast season two. Penny tidies up a flower bed by giving her salvia bushes a trim. This week's guests are garden blogger Rebecca Schwab from New York and Hannah Powell from Essex, UK

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The plant pot of indecision

Season 2: Episode 22

Gardening Podcast. Penny can't decide on a new home for her Japonica, so it's going in the plant pot of indecision.

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On the veg patch

Season 2: Episode 21

Gardening Podcast. In the garden this week Penny's harvesting an abundance of tasty vegetables.

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Raspberry tap shoes

Season 2: Episode 25

Gardening Podcast. Penny finally gets around to planting some potted raspberries very late in the season. Plus she's taken up tap dancing with the producer.

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Very hungry caterpillars

Season 2: Episode 24

Gardening Podcast. On Monday the very hungry caterpillars ate five sprout plants.

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Snail safari

Season 2: Episode 20

Gardening Podcast. Late-night antics as Penny declares war on slugs and snails.

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I've watered your tomatoes

Season 2: Episode 19

Gardening Podcast. Penny is in the greenhouse for some light watering.

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Spudcast

Season 2: Episode 18

Gardening Podcast. Penny's new potatoes are ready, time to pull them up. Hear the whole spud saga.

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Joy of compost

Season 2: Episode 17

Gardening Podcast. Penny finally reads up on how to make great compost and admits she's been doing it all wrong.

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I heart geraniums - My Garden Podcast

Season 2: Episode 16

Gardening Podcast. Penny gives her geraniums some love, they're her favourite bedding plant.

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Shed Shifter - My Garden Podcast

Season 1: Episode 16

Penny's pulled something moving the shed.

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Season 2: Bonus episode

Gardening Podcast. Penny's sweet peas are vertically challenged, and so is she!

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Lovely cosmos - My Garden Podcast

New! Season 2: Episode 12

Penny loves cosmos, so it's getting planted out again in a bed she's prepared with the no-dig technique. Episode page and transcript.

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Featured! Penny admits she's a plant snob
Cordyline corner - My Garden Podcast

Season 1: Episode 7

When presented with a cordyline as a gift, it's tucked away next to the rhubarb.

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If your haven't heard Penny, think Liza Tarbuck about plants. That's a complement btw. She's fab. Get your ears around her podcast!

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June downloads: 9648
Up 9% on May 2021
Reach: 1412

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