The LifeStyle Channel has commissioned a 12-part half-hour practical gardening series, featuring former gardening experts from several free to air shows.
Melissa King (Battlefronts and Gardening Australia), Jody Rigby (Backyard Blitz and The Outdoor Room) and Linda Ross (Ground Force and radio’s The Garden Clinic) will host ‘ acomplete garden guide – taking viewers through everything that needs to be done in the garden, no matter what part of Australia they are in.’
To be produced by Southern Star Entertainment, Garden Angels will premiere in September.
Nicole Sheffield, The LifeStyle Channel’s General Manager said, “The presenters of this series are the next generation of gardening experts in Australia. We are delighted to have secured them for Garden Angels as it will be the most current gardening program produced in a very long time.
“Our research has shown that gardening and outdoor living is one of the most significant focuses for Australians today. This innovative series will be at the forefront of providing them the most up-to-date information and inspiration.”
Segments will inlude a step-by-step plan for creating a veggie patch from scratch; a guide to successfully growing everything from citrus to natives; design tips to demystify garden design and more.
Stuart Clark, from Southern Star Entertainment said, “A true gardening show that is shot and produced the week before it goes on air, making it current and specific to every front yard, backyard and balcony in Australia. Quite simply, what to do in your garden every weekend. Our Angels are young, vibrant and in touch with today’s gardens… they make gardening practical, fun and cool!”
Garden Angels will premiere on Thursday 3 September at 7.30pm on The LifeStyle Channel.