QVC Show Dates

Want to see me on your tellybox? See below for the dates of my future QVC Michael Perry’s Garden World shows, where I’ll be discussing the latest plants and gardening equipment on the QVC channel, along with demonstrations and tips on how to use everything! Want to Watch & Win with QVC? Head to my post…

The ultimate Christmas gardening gift guide 2019

When a Christmas giftee has a gardening hobby, you might think they’re easy to buy for – however, I can speak from experience when I say that they’ve probably been gifted more gardening gloves, tubes of hand cream and trowels than they can find a place for! Treat them to something really different this Christmas…

September 2019 QVC Highlights

Summer 2019 is finally coming to an end as autumn creeps in through the transition month of September. As the days get shorter, we look at different ways to light up our gardens and enjoy those mild autumn evenings. There’s also wildlife to think about, with many animals gearing up for winter by stashing food….

August 2019 QVC highlights

Are you excited for summer to come to an end? Probably not. But there’s still lots to look forward to this month. Whether you’re making the most of the school holidays with your kids, or you’re inviting your friends over for BBQs that extend well into the long August evenings, this month is all about…

5 different ways to weed your garden

Is there only one way of weeding a garden? Of course not. However, can you think of five methods of weeding? It’s not a chore that’s widely enjoyed, but there’s no reason your can’t get creative with weeding. I’ve listed five ways to weed your garden below. Why not try these and see which works best for…

The glamorous history of Tulips

What do you know about the history of Tulips? Perhaps you know that Tulip is the national flower of the Netherlands? Maybe the fact that there are THOUSANDS of registered varieties (including one that I named)? Well there’s even more to this amazing bulb, and a lot of the really interesting stuff happened centuries ago……

July 2019 QVC highlights

Happy July! We’re mid-way through summer and although the longest day of the year has been and gone, there’s still lots of time to enjoy the sunny days and warm evenings, whether that’s with friends at a BBQ with your new bistro set or when you’re planting a beautifully fragrant climbing Jasmine – both can…

Find out your perfect autumn garden style

I know it’s a little early to be talking about autumn garden style, but in gardening terms, we’re right on track! Autumn can be a really exciting season for gardening, which is why you should prepare yourself as soon as possible to cut down on rushing around in the weeks before the season begins. You…

10 things you didn’t know you could buy from QVC

QVC is filled to the brim with so many useful and unique products, whether you’re looking for beautiful jewellery for your other half or a new camera to feed your photography hobbie. It’s also the perfect platform for finding something fabulous for your garden! In QVC’s gardening section, you can peruse plants, tools, decor and…

June 2019 QVC highlights

Summer is here, and it’s time to enjoy your garden. That’s why all of the offers we have during June give instant pleasure. From larger size plants to handy tools and pretty decorative items… Keep up to date with all my shows by clicking here. We are also introducing new elements to the gardening shows…

Are you ready for a Rose Renaissance?

The rose could be one of the most popular flowers on earth. It’s romantic, artistic, pretty and… it smells really good! Roses have been featured in many films, books and pieces of art, and it’s the go-to flower for gifts. It has also been an emblem of dear old England since the War of the…

8 ways a cordless mower can change your life

In 2019, we’re all going cordless. Cordless headphones, cordless vacuum cleaners, cordless hair dryers. As Pinocchio once said, ‘I’ve got no strings to hold me down’ – because that’s what cords do. They hold you back. So why have you still got a corded lawn mower? Don’t you find it clunky, restrictive, and even a…

Hardy Gerberas you can grow in the UK

You probably recognise Gerbera.. perhaps you’ve bought a bunch of them at the supermarket before now, or even had them in your wedding flowers? But, did you know there’s a brand new breed of Gerbera which can be grown in the garden all year round, and they’re as easy to grow as Lupins!   One…