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Monty Don’s Paradise Gardens

Synopsis
In this BBC documentary, renowned gardener Monty Don travels in search of paradise gardens referenced in the Koran as green spaces filled with flowers and fruit where shade and water provide a safe haven from the harsh climate that dominates the Arab world. He visits Spain, Iran and Morocco, Turkey and India.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2018
Subjects
Agriculture; Religious studies
Keywords
gardens; Islam; garden history; garden design

Credits

Contributor
Monty Don

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£14.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
120 minutes
Year
2018

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Distributor

 

Available from retail outlets

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