How the beloved English garden evolved through the ages to delight the senses from the Roman, Medieval and Renaissance periods. This two-part series, featuring renowned experts in the field, is and a revelation for garden enthusiasts everywhere.

Pleasure Grounds, Naturalism and Beyond

Premiered October 25, 2021
Pleasure Grounds, Naturalism and Beyond

Classic English house gardens fall out of favor for more idyllic countryside settings in a cyclical fashion. Now in the 21st century the self-sustaining philosophy of the new perennial garden has taken center stage in many of the country’s showpiece gardens.

Here’s your ticket to stream.

Stream the best of public television on demand with GPB Passport: MASTERPIECE dramas and mysteries, NOVA, Ken Burns documentaries, Finding Your Roots and more. Binge full seasons, get early access to new episodes before they air on television and catch up on programs you missed with this powerful donor benefit from GPB!