The new series of Garden Rescue is underway on the BBC, airing every weekday at 15:45 pm.

However, regular gardening expert Charlie Dimmock was missing from a handful of the initial episodes, with Arit Anderson filling the void.

Fans have been impressed by Arit so far, however, leaving them eager to get to know the new BBC presenter a little better. Here’s everything you need to know about Arit Anderson!

LONDON, ENGLAND – JUNE 21: Arit Anderson attends a private view of the Larry Smart RETRO-spective exhibition at The Muse Gallery on June 21, 2017, in London, England. (Photo by David M Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)

Who is Arit Anderson?

Arit is a professional garden stylist, writer and TV presenter from Isleworth, South West London.

She is famous for her role presenting on BBC gardening series Gardeners’ World and writing for Gardeners World Magazine.

Her career kick-started in the fashion industry, where 25 years of experience were eventually transferred into the world of gardening following success at the 2013 RHS Chelsea show and a diploma in garden design.

Arit is on Instagram, where you can follow her under @diamondhill2012.

Has she replaced Charle Dimmock?


Arit has not directly replaced Charlie on Garden Rescue 2019.

Charlie is very much still part of the team and will continue to feature in a host of episodes alongside the Rich brothers.

Speculation surrounding Charlie’s role on the show surfaced following her absence in the initial two episodes, although it has since been confirmed that Charlie will be around for the remainder of the season.

Charlie Dimmock during Hampton Court Flower Show at Hampton Court in London, Great Britain. (Photo by J. Quinton/WireImage)



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