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The Demo Bench, sponsored by P20 Sun Protection

The Demo Bench, sponsored by P20 Sun Protection

P20 Sun Protection logo, sponsors of The Demo Bench at BBC Gardeners' World LiveSet in the heart of our Floral Marquee, the Demo Bench hosted by Jim Buttress and Lucy Chamberlain is where you'll find a selection of the expert growers, who are exhibiting at the Show, share specialist knowledge, from bonsai to lilies, a must-see for keen gardeners looking to gain new gardening skills.

Key: (S) - Sign-interpreted session

Timetable

Thursday

10:40am-11am: An audience with Diarmuid Gavin hosted by Jim Buttress

11:20am-11:40am: Laurence Hobbs Orchids hosted by Jim Buttress
A guide to orchids for beginners

12pm-12:15pm: An audience with Monty Don hosted by Jim Buttress (S)

12:50pm-1:10pm: Hardy's Cottage Plants hosted by Lucy Chamberlain
Herbaceous Perennials

1:30pm-1:50pm: An audience with Diarmuid Gavin hosted by Jim Buttress (S)

2:10pm-2:30pm: Plantagogo hosted by Jim Buttress
Heuchera, Heucherella, Tiarella

2:50pm-3:10pm: An audience with Adam Frost

Friday

10am-10:20am: Larchfield Trees hosted by Jim Buttress
Japanese maples “Myth Busting”

10:40am-11am: Barnsdale Nursery hosted by Jim Buttress
Cottage Garden Plants

11:20am-11:40am: Laurence Hobbs Orchids hosted by Jim Buttress
A guide to orchids for beginners

12pm-12:30pm: An Audience with Alan Titchmarsh hosted by Jim Buttress

12:50pm-1:10pm: Hardy's Cottage Plants hosted by Lucy Chamberlain
Herbaceous Perennials

1:30pm-1:50pm: An audience with Chris Collins (Garden Organic) hosted by Jim Buttress

2:10pm-2:30pm: The Norfolk Olive Tree Company hosted by Jim Buttress
Growing olive trees in the UK

2:50pm-3:10pm: W Robinson & Son hosted by Jim Buttress
From Plot to Plate, Vegetables for all tastes.

3:30pm-4pm: An audience with Carol Klein hosted by Jim Buttress

4:20-4:40pm: Jonathan Moseley hosted by Jim Buttress
Grow, Cut, Arrange

Saturday

10am-10:20am: Larchfield Trees hosted by Jim Buttress
Japanese maples “Myth Busting”

10:40am-11am: Mendip Bonsai hosted by Jim Buttress
Bonsai growing explained

11:20am-11:40am: Craig House Cacti hosted by Jim Buttress
Care of Succulents

12pm-12:30pm: An Audience with Arit Anderson hosted by Jim Buttress

12:50pm-1:10pm: Hoyland Plant Centre hosted by Lucy Chamberlain
Propagation & Cultivation of Agapanthus and Nerine

1:30pm-1:50pm: An audience with Monty Don hosted by Jim Buttress

2:10pm-2:30pm: Jonathan Moseley hosted by Jim Buttress
Grow, Cut, Arrange

2:50pm-3:10pm: W Robinson & Son hosted by Jim Buttress
From Plot to Plate, Vegetables for all tastes.

3:30pm-4pm An audience with Nick Bailey hosted by Jim Buttress

4:20pm-4:40pm: An audience with Chris Collins (Garden Organic) hosted by Jim Buttress

Sunday

10am-10:20am: Craig House Cacti hosted by Jim Buttress
Care of Succulents

10:40am-11am: Barnsdale Nursery hosted by Jim Buttress
Cottage Garden Plants

11:20am-11:40am: An audience with Adam Frost hosted by Jim Buttress

12pm-12:30pm: Hoyland Plant Centre hosted by Lucy Chamberlain
Propagation & Cultivation of Agapanthus and Nerine

12:50pm-1:10pm: Mendip Bonsai hosted by Lucy Chamberlain
Bonsai growing explained

1:30pm-1:50pm: An audience with Frances Tophill hosted by Lucy Chamberlain

2:10pm-2:30pm: Jonathan Moseley hosted by Lucy Chamberlain
Grow, Cut, Arrange

2:50pm-3:10pm: The Norfolk Olive Tree Company hosted by Lucy Chamberlain
Growing olive trees in the UK

3:30pm-4pm: An audience with Joe Swift hosted by Lucy Chamberlain

Hosts:

Jim Buttress

Jim Buttress

Lucy Chamberlain

Lucy Chamberlain

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