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Monty Don reveals 'frantic repair work' in garden after storm 

We hope the presenter's garden is back to its former glory now!

Emmy Griffiths

Monty Don admitted that he had a nightmare with his garden back in August after a rainstorm had a drastic impact on his plants - just before doing a photoshoot for Gardeners' World

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While he didn't share a photo showing the aftermath of the weatherbeaten garden, he tweeted: "Huge rainstorm last night - battered and bashed everything but that is a fair price for the watering and relief from the heat. Only trouble is we have a GW magazine photoshoot this afternoon - so frantic repair work going on first."

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We're sure Monty's garden is back on form now!

His fans were keen to see before and after photos of the garden, with one writing: "Why not present as is, so as to show a more honest & realistic approach to gardening?" Another added: "You could show us the damage and let us see that it happens to everyone." 

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Monty, 65, opened up about his home life in an interview with Financial Times back in January, saying: "Sarah and I have been together for 40 years. I’ve got three children and a grandson, and I’ve made homes and gardens that we love. Home is the greatest achievement." 

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Monty opened up about his love of gardening

Speaking about whether he always wanted to go into gardening, the author admitted that he used to want to be a butcher growing up! He explained: "Shopping with my mother, I loved going to the butcher. I love every tool that cuts, from garden shears to knives. I loved the wood of the chopping block, the sawdust on the floor. From the age of ten, all I wanted to do was write." 

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