Rosemary and Thyme
A charming, contemporary crime series with a unique twist, as two gardening enthusiasts find themselves caught up in a series of murder mysteries. Combining beautiful British countryside and estate locations, gripping stories and strong performances, the storyline features two mature women looking for a new direction after major changes in their lives. Brought together by the sudden death of a mutual friend, lecturer Rosemary Boxer and newly-divorced former policewoman Laura Thyme discover a shared passion for horticulture and a talent for investigation. Starring Pam Ferris and Felicity Kendal, the series brings together two of public television's favorite genres - gardening and mystery!
Rosemary and Thyme Previous Broadcasts
Sweet Angelica (Episode #104H)
KQED Plus: Fri, May 25, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
Dying grass at the Bowden Grange Language School drags Rosemary and Laura into a mystery from the past and a bitter present-day rivalry. First Polish student Angelica disappears, then school handyman Felix is found with his throat expertly slashed. Although he pestered girls, there is no clear reason why anyone would want to kill him. Then Angelica is found dead on the school grounds.
- KQED Plus: Sun, May 27, 2012 -- 5:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Sat, May 26, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
Arabica and Early Spider (Episode #102H)
KQED Plus: Fri, May 18, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
When Rosemary and Laura set out to create a wild garden at pop star Nev Connolly's grandiose Gothic mansion, they discover two sets of bones belonging to a racehorse and a young woman. It appears that the house holds many secrets, which someone is anxious to keep hidden. As the friends unearth a complex mystery from years ago, another murder occurs and the two come under fire themselves.
- KQED Plus: Sun, May 20, 2012 -- 4:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Sat, May 19, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
And No Birds Sing (Episode #101H)
KQED Plus: Fri, May 11, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme discover they share more than a love of gardening when a suspicious fatal car accident brings them together at the house of wealthy businessman Daniel Kellaway. Ever inquisitive as they tend to a cluster of mysteriously infected trees, the pair spot a poisonous plant and a housekeeper who looks strangely familiar. But before they get to the root of the case, the new friends meet grave danger.
- KQED Plus: Sun, May 13, 2012 -- 6:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Sat, May 12, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
The Gooseberry Bush (Episode #304H)
KQED Plus: Fri, May 4, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
Rosemary's maternal side is brought out when she and Laura find an abandoned baby under a gooseberry bush in Penelope Braxton's garden. Penelope is remarrying her ex-husband, Tim, and our heroines are working on a memorial garden as an intended wedding present from Penelope to Tim. Rosemary and Laura are forced to care for the baby, as they try to find out who the mother is and why she would abandon him. Events take a dramatic turn when neighboring artist Sir Carlos Potter is found murdered. How is he connected and will the sleuths be able to reunite mother and baby?
- KQED Plus: Sat, May 5, 2012 -- 1:00 AM