Ken Crowther takes us on a visit to Coton Manor Gardens in Northamptonshire.Part 1 Part 2
Verina Olly chats with Ken about the history of Marks Hall.
Gilwell Park is the home of The Scouts, and shortly before a royal visit by The Duchess of Cambridge our reporter Owen Ward spoke to head gardener Charlie Thoirs.
Ken speaks with the CEO of the National Garden Scheme; George Plumtree about the work they do and variety of gardens opening up this year.
Tom Cole tells World Radio Gardening why the students of Writtle University College take a trip to the RHS Hyde Hall garden each winter.