Lizzy Deningtv, garden tips

All Gardens Great and Small with Miranda Hart’s mum

Lizzy Deningtv, garden tips
All Gardens Great and Small with Miranda Hart’s mum

If you’re a fan of Miranda Hart, or have green fingers, you’re in for a treat with Channel 4’s new series All Gardens Great and Small – which stars the comedienne’s mum! Here’s everything you need to know.


Who is Dee Hart Dyke?

Dee Hart Dyke is one of the country’s best amateur gardeners, and has a new three-part series all about the wonderful world of British gardens. She’s featured in the National Garden Scheme Handbook, which is packed with gardens from around the country which are opened up to the public. She’s built up her own 2.5 acre garden over the past 30 years, after being bitten by the bug aged 9, when her mother gave her a packet of seeds. Her favourite plants are the salvia family. She’s also the mother of Miranda Hart.


How old is Dee Hart Dyke?

She’s 77, and daughter Miranda is 44. Gardening has obviously kept her in good shape, as she’s still putting in up to eight hours of gardening every day.

What is All Gardens Great and Small?

A new gardening series starring Dee Hart Dyke, which will see her exploring some of Britain’s open gardens, some celebrity gardens and lending a hand to those in need of help. Dee

When does All Gardens Great and Small start?

It starts on August 21st on Channel 4, and will run for three episodes.

Will Miranda Hart appear in All Gardens Great and Smal?


Yes! Not only will Miranda be narrating the entire programme, but she’ll also feature when Dee visits to tidy up her daughter’s garden. Just as well – as Miranda hasn’t inherited her mother’s passion for all things green, and her own garden is rather a wilderness!