Set amongst the stunning gardens of Europe, Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme, two professional gardeners, find themselves drawn into solving mysterious crimes.
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 Rosemary Boxer (22 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Laura Thyme (22 episodes, 2003-2006)
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Housewife and former policewoman, Laura Thyme, loses her husband to a younger woman. Meanwhile, Rosemary Boxer, a university lecturer in horticulture, loses her job. A sudden death and a love of gardening bring the pair together. They join forces to start their own business. But death and mystery seem to follow them wherever they go. The gardeners find themselves acting as amateur sleuths in a series of very cozy mysteries set amongst the stunning gardens of Europe.... Written by L. Hamre

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On 12 May 2006, ITV announced that the third series was the last, due to savings. Two stories were in preparation for shooting in Portugal when the ITV Network Centre decided to cancel plans for a fourth series. Carnival hopes that the show might someday be picked up again by another channel. See more »

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The Best British Mystery So Far
18 January 2007 | by (n/a) – See all my reviews

This is one of my absolute favorite mystery shows!!!

I love the idea of it, the gardening aspect thrown in with the crime solving aspect....sort of reminiscent of The Brother Cadfael Mysteries (Also GREAT mysteries) the reason being that their skill in gardening and their knowledge of the different plant life sometimes leads to the solving of the mysteries. The story lines are excellent, and the character development is AMAZINGLY adequate, especially amazing because they only have forty-five minutes to convey it. Felicity Kendall and Pam Ferris are SO FUNNY!!! They seem like they are having such a good time and portray close friends so well! That's probably the main reason why I love it, they are both SO FUNNY! Definitely worth every minute of your time!!! I was really REALLY disappointed to learn that supposedly it has been canceled by it's British network, which I think is a big mistake!!! I am hoping that another network might pick it up. So all in all EXTREMELY enjoyable! Good Mysteries! Good laughs....corny line I know...but it's true!:)


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