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Garden Planet

Are you green-fingered or all thumbs when it comes to gardening? Garden Planet tackles everything from seasonal gardening and garden maintenance, to problem-solving, troubleshooting, and what to plant and when. Tune in for garden goss, community notices and interviews with experts and enthusiasts on all things green or growing. Email with your questions. 


  • Presenter / Producer: Selina Chan

    In a previous life Selina worked as a librarian and hosted Book Chooks, a radio show for book lovers. Her other love is gardening and she's since had the chance to work as a gardener, managing to keep up her garden blogging alongside. She is an avid reader and writer, loves singing, and shares the garden duties with her chickens.

Garden Planet

Wednesday, 26 June, 2019

Winter pruning

Time to sharpen your toolkit and start pruning! We give tips and advice on winter pruning, and Selina’s plant of the week is the glorious kowhai. Plant one today.

Previous podcasts

  • WEDNESDAY 19/06/2019

  • WEDNESDAY 12/06/2019

  • WEDNESDAY 5/06/2019

  • WEDNESDAY 29/05/2019

  • The B-list: Begonias and Bees

    • WEDNESDAY 22/05/2019
    • Health

    This episode Karyn’s buzzing about her begonias and Selina shares some surprising facts about bees. We also call for social justice on behalf of the female worker bees - and ways we can help them survive.

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