Carol Klein is a horticultural expert and TV regular – and now she has a new show on Channel 5…
Carol Klein is no stranger to television. She has made regular appearances on beloved shows like Gardeners’ World and has appeared on the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show several times – and now Carol is the face of Channel 5’s latest outdoor adventure, Gardening with Carol Klein.
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Not only has her career seen her appear on television screens, but she has been in the presence of very famous people, including royalty.
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During an interview discovered on The world of gardenersCarol recalled how the Queen Mother enjoyed the annual Chelsea Flower Show before her death in 2001 and even revealed a sweet anecdote from her time at horticultural shows in the ’90s.
“You couldn’t stop Chelsea’s Queen Mother – she loved it!” She said. “Before, she was driven in a golf cart and asked her driver to stop near me so that we could discuss my flowers. She added: “I have met Prince Charles and the Queen – who loves gardens so she is keen on a chat.”
Carol’s latest adventure, Channel 5’s Gardening, began earlier this year with its debut series, providing expert knowledge and advice on how to keep your outdoor space in pristine condition, even if you’re new to the past. -time.
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The Queen Mother pictured at the Chelsea Flower Show in 2001
The presenter spoke about the creation of the first series last year, which proved to be more popular thanks to many people who took to their gardens and outdoor spaces amid the coronavirus lockdown.
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She said The English Garden: “I was just delighted to be able to do it because it was very relevant to what was going on and I wanted it to help people. The gardens are a bit of inspiration and the show is an encouragement for everything the world whether they are gardening for the first time or not. “
She added: “It’s about encouraging viewers to be creative too, to learn and express their own ideas rather than watching someone else show what they can do.”
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