Here are some favourite gardeners (past and present) featured in free, online videos. I wasn’t actually trying to only select female gardeners: it just happened that way. But once I realized it, the moss woman (below) seemed like the perfect mascot.
She liked to garden naked (causing neighbours to drive by at remarkably slow speeds) and pioneered simple growing methods requiring minimal effort. [More…]
This well-known British garden expert/presenter has an infectious love for the wonder of plants and nature.
I rewatch this series, Life In A Cottage Garden, featuring a year in life of Carol’s magnificent country garden, once or twice a year and learn something new each time. [More…]
I first heard of Alys through her tweets and quickly saw that a kindred, garden-obsessed/loving soul was in our midst. Her series, The Edible Garden, is encouraging and endearing. [More…]
Anyone else remember when You Grow Girl launched? That was back in the day when blogging was a technically-frustrating endeavour. Cheers for Gayla for creating something that has grown and thrived all these years.
The video I wanted to highlight is an episode of Recreating Eden featuring Gayla and her work with community gardens.It’s no longer available on Youtube, but if you get the chance, the entire Recreating Eden series is filled with wonderful stories of gardens and gardeners.
There aren’t many clips online of Tasha Tudor showing her garden but I did find one with some good footage. Tasha was one of my earliest garden influences, steering me toward a more-is-more, cottage style. [More…]
This documentary shows an very productive urban garden in Halifax, Nova Scotia in the 1980`s. [More…]
If you’ve got any more videos to recommend, let me know!