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|Genre||Lifestyle - Gardening|
|Created by||Merit Jensen Carr
|Narrated by||Bonnie Dickie|
|Theme music composer||Michael Richard Plowman
|Country of origin||Canada|
|No. of seasons||5|
|No. of episodes||65|
|Executive producer(s)||Merit Jensen Carr|
David M Fox
|Original network||HGTV(Canada Seasons 1-2)
|Original release||2002 – 2008|
Recreating Eden was originally broadcast on HGTV Canada in 2002, but after two seasons was not renewed. It was then picked up by VisionTV for an additional three seasons. As of 2010, the series has not been renewed for a sixth season.
Community Garden Initiative
VisionTV and Recreating Eden teamed up in 2007 to create the Community Garden Initiative, a project to fund green communities in cities and towns across Canada. The program ran successfully for two years, funding six projects.
- The Youth Garden in Dufferin Grove Park organized by FoodShare of Toronto.
- The Garden of Lite in Winnipeg.
- The Julien Project in Guelph.
- Greenest City in Toronto.
- North Central Community Garden in Regina.
- Bayview Memorial Park Stream Restoration in the township of Oro-Medonte.
- Oswald, Brad. "Bloom to Improve." Winnipeg Free Press 28 May 2006
- http://www.icangarden.com/document.cfm?task=viewdetail&itemid=6357/ VisionTV Press Release
- http://www.visiontv.ca/Media/Releases/vtv_eden.html VisionTV Press Release
- http://www.s-vox.com/Media/Releases/recr_edenJuly2008.htm/ S-Vox Press Release