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P. Allen Smith's Garden Home Previous Broadcasts

Washington Was Here (Episode #1311H)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 28, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Step back in time with P. Allen Smith as he travels back to 18th century Williamsburg to see just how George Washington and other Virginians would have lived (and eaten) in Pre-Revolutionary War time. He'll walk in the shoes of an 18th century middling to meet some colorful characters that talk about the gardens, kitchens and their way of life. You'll even get a taste of our first president's favorite dish.

Flower Power (Episode #1310H)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

This episode is all about flowers and how they have the power to lift our spirits and add personality to our homes. P. Allen Smith shows us how to grow some of his favorites for arrangements and how to let loose and not try to be so perfect in the garden.

Anyone Can Do It (Episode #1309H)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 14, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Getting started on a gardening or decorating project can be intimidating to some people if you don't know where to begin. That's ok, because today P. Allen Smith is going to hold your hand and help you through every step. We'll learn the top five, first-time gardener mistakes, see someone with a black thumb turn it green and understand when it's time to call in reinforcements.

Small Spaces (Episode #1308H)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Small spaces can be a challenge to make comfortable and stylish but P. Allen Smith has some ideas you can use for any area, indoors or out. Watch as Allen offers suggestions to a helpless romantic in setting up a spa getaway for his wife. Plus, we'll travel to New York City and see how one designer has created a beautiful garden on her balcony. No matter what the size of your space, there's always a creative solution.

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