The City Gardener

The City Gardener

2003 - 2007, Home / Garden
Neglected outdoor spaces.

Episode Guide

  • The City Gardener - Overlooked Garden (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:

    Overlooked Garden

    A tiny garden is revived.

  • The City Gardener - Outdoor Workspace (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:

    Outdoor Workspace

    A gardener's worst nightmare is a patch that is short, wide, built into a hillside and gets too much sun.

  • The City Gardener - Family Garden (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    Family Garden

    Designing a family-friendly garden.

  • The City Gardener - Sunken Garden (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    Sunken Garden

    A garden with a rustic feel and a contemporary twist.

  • The City Gardener - Overgrown Garden With a Split Personality (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Overgrown Garden With a Split Personality

    An overgrown garden needs to be cut back.

  • The City Gardener - Wasteland to Paradise (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Wasteland to Paradise

    A couple's yard is a grim wasteland that resembles the industrial estate next door. Host: Matt James.

  • The City Gardener - Little Courtyard Garden (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Little Courtyard Garden

    A small garden is transformed into a beautiful courtyard.

  • The City Gardener - The L-Shaped Garden (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    The L-Shaped Garden

    Tricky L-shaped garden in Bath.

  • The City Gardener - Multifaceted Front Garden (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Multifaceted Front Garden

    Front garden make-over.

  • The City Gardener - Exotic Garden (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Exotic Garden

    Home owners Jane and Jamie want their garden to have an exotic feel to remind them of their foreign holidays.

  • The City Gardener - Low-Maintenance Country-Cottage Garden (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Low-Maintenance Country-Cottage Garden

    Patio makeover.

  • The City Gardener - The Party Garden (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    The Party Garden

    A garden patio can serve as the setting for intimate dinners or larger gatherings.

  • The City Gardener - Fairy Garden (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Fairy Garden

    A couple creates a fairy-style garden their whole family can enjoy.

  • The City Gardener - A Unique 1960s Garden (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    A Unique 1960s Garden

    Unique garden design.

  • The City Gardener - A Garden for Yoga and Entertaining (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    A Garden for Yoga and Entertaining

    An empty garden is transformed into a place where the homeowner can entertain guests or do yoga.

  • The City Gardener - Mediterranean-Style Courtyard Garden (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Mediterranean-Style Courtyard Garden

    A secluded courtyard garden is created in the middle of London.

  • The City Gardener - A New Garden With Storage (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    A New Garden With Storage

    A couple needs a garden that includes storage space.

  • The City Gardener - An Entertaining Garden (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    An Entertaining Garden

    A long and narrow back yard is turned into the ultimate bachelor garden.

  • The City Gardener - Masking an Unpleasant View (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Masking an Unpleasant View

    Camouflaging an unpleasant view with natural materials.

  • The City Gardener - Decluttering a Backyard (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Decluttering a Backyard

    A seating area is added to a cluttered back yard.

  • The City Gardener - A Garden Designed for Dining (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    A Garden Designed for Dining

    A drab garden is transformed into a luxury eating area.

  • The City Gardener - Secret Hideaway (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Secret Hideaway

    A deserted garden is transformed into a peaceful hideaway.

  • The City Gardener - Transformation of a High-Rise Balcony (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Transformation of a High-Rise Balcony

    A high-rise balcony becomes an outdoor retreat.

  • The City Gardener - A Wheelchair-Friendly Victorian Garden (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    A Wheelchair-Friendly Victorian Garden

    A town garden is transformed into a classic Victorian retreat.

  • The City Gardener - A Pet-Friendly Entertaining Space (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    A Pet-Friendly Entertaining Space

    A romantic garden with room for pets is created.

  • The City Gardener - A Water Feature and More (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    A Water Feature and More

    A modern oasis including a water feature is created in a cluttered garden.

  • The City Gardener - A Low-Maintenance Redo (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    A Low-Maintenance Redo

    A suburban garden becomes a lush Art Deco retreat.

  • The City Gardener - Tackling a Weedy Garden (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Tackling a Weedy Garden

    An empty garden is turned into a lush city hideaway.

  • The City Gardener - L-Shaped Garden (Episode 42)
    Episode 42:

    L-Shaped Garden

    Tackling a tricky L-shaped garden in the city; taking on the outside of a traditional Victorian terrace.

  • The City Gardener - The Exotic Garden (Episode 40)
    Episode 40:

    The Exotic Garden

    Updating a long, oblong garden in England.

  • The City Gardener - The City Gardener (Episode 14)
    Episode 14:

    The City Gardener

    Creating an art deco-style garden in an Ealing back yard.

  • The City Gardener - The City Gardener (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    The City Gardener

    In Southampton, Matt transforms a desolate wasteland into a paradise garden with citrus trees and a granite pathway.

  • The City Gardener - The City Gardener (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    The City Gardener

    Decking consumes a Birmingham back garden.

  • The City Gardener - The City Gardener

    The City Gardener

  • The City Gardener - Plymouth


    Plymouth couple Julie and Jason ask Matt to create privacy, a place for chilling out and a water feature.

  • The City Gardener - Stoke Newington

    Stoke Newington

    In Stoke Newington, Matt James tries to turn a dilapidated garden into a stunning outdoor dining area.

  • The City Gardener - York


    Matt tries to transform a claustrophobic outdoor space in York.

  • The City Gardener - Newcastle Revisit

    Newcastle Revisit

    When he returns to Newcastle, Matt James discovers that all is not well with the contemporary garden he made for Ian.

  • The City Gardener - Leicester Revisited

    Leicester Revisited

    Matt James checks in on a large Leicester garden that he transformed months earlier.

  • The City Gardener - Brixton Revisit

    Brixton Revisit

    Matt James returns to Brixton to see if Sarah has followed his gardening advice.

  • The City Gardener - Glasgow Revisited

    Glasgow Revisited

    Matt James revisits Glasgow to find out whether Sharon and Gordon's garden has survived their children.

  • The City Gardener - Leicester


  • The City Gardener - Battersea


    Matt takes on the difficult challenge of transforming a boring lawn into a groovy retro-style garden.