Interviews with Tim and videos of his work

Television garden design (RTÉ’s Super garden)

Tim Austen was a garden design judge on the RTÉ television series ‘Super garden’ filmed in 2010 and again in 2011.  Below is the final programme (split in to 3 sections), in which the gardens are reviewed and judged and a winner is selected.  Filmed in the beautiful setting of Powerscourt gardens, Co. Wicklow.

Interviews with Tim and videos of his work

Marian Finucane Show, March 31st 2014

Interview with Marian Finucane on the Marian Finucane Show 31st May 2014 on Bloom in the Phoenix Park and the Sowing the Seeds of magic showgarden for Barretstown and Glanbia (starts about 1 min in!):

Barretstown and Glanbia:

Sowing the Seeds of Magic Garden (Silver-gilt and Peoples’ Favourite Garden at Bloom 2014):

 The Path to Bloom:

 The story of the construction of Tim’s 2013 gold medal winning garden:

Northwest Garden Show, Donegal May 27th 2012:

Interview with Joanne Sweeney-Burke at the Northwest Garden Show, Donegal May 27th 2012.  I am interviewed by Joanne about trends in garden design, investing in your garden, growing your own vegetables, hiring a garden design consultant,  and of course what is good about the Northwest garden show!

The Garden Lounge:

This is a video of my completed Bloom in the Park 2009 show garden ‘The Garden Lounge’ which won a gold medal and best in show!

How to build an award winning show garden:

If you want to see how my show garden was built this is a video of the 3 week construction period:

For more earthy videos by Tim you can visit his channel on You Tube, where you can see videos such as these: