‘The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart‘ Season 1 Episode 4 was one of the best episodes from the series yet. Fans finally got to see Alycia Debnam-Carey in the show. The miniseries is based on the novel, ‘The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart’ which follows the life of a young girl, who grows up at her grandmother’s flower farm.
Alyla Browne plays the role of a young Alice in the show, alongside Academy Award Winner Susan Alexandra ‘Sigourney’ Weaver, who is her grandmother, June Hart. Alycia Debnam-Carey, Asher Keddie, Leah Purcell, and Charlie Vickers are among others, who are part of the ‘cast of The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart.’
Here’s everything you need to know about The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart Season 1 Episode 4.
The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart Season 1 Episode 4: Separation
Episode 4 starts with a now much older Alice, packing her things and leaving Thornfield. She seems enraged and also hurt herself in the process of finding something in the endless pile of her grandmother’s files. Boo tries to stop her from leaving, but Alice takes all her belongings and leaves in her truck.
The next morning, word spreads throughout Thornfield of Alice’s departure. June who recently was discharged from the hospital after having her uterus removed, organizes a search party for Alice. Meanwhile, Alice is in the desert, and she decides to go to a place called Agnes Bluff, which is also her mother’s name (Agnes Hart).
The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart Season 1 Episode 4: Betrayal
The reason for Alice leaving the house is that she finds out the truth about Oggi. Oggi was Alice’s first friend and her first love. June did not like Oggi, so she had him deported, as his family was illegally staying in Australia. She also blocked his emails and hid his letters from Alice.
June even went as far as pretending to be Alice and broke up with him via email. The reason for June doing this was that she did not want Alice to waste her life on Oggy in Bulgaria. She feels she did it in her best interests and to protect Alice.
The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart Season 1 Episode 4: Nomad
Alice is heartbroken after discovering the truth. She temporarily lodges in a motel for a few days and resorts to drinking a lot to drown in her sorrows. While traveling around aimlessly, she crosses paths with Moss, a veterinary doctor, who helps care for Alice’s dog that she found in a trailer park.
The two hit off seemingly well. As things get more intimate, she gets flashbacks of Oggi. She hesitates at first but learns to let go and move on. She also meets Dylan, a wild-life park ranger on one of her many adventures.
The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart Season 1 Episode 4: Unfaithful
June is back in the hospital again because of complications post-surgery. While at the hospital, Sally calls June and reprimands her for treating her grandson, who Sally had adopted, so poorly. However, it was Twig, June’s partner who picked up the call.
Twig rushes back home and is shocked to find that Alice’s little brother is still alive and doing well. She is hurt that for 14 years, June kept such a big secret from all of them, including Alice. Meanwhile, Alice is still out there in the desert, trying to find peace.
The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart Season 1 Episode 4 ended with June Hart having lost everything that once was held dear to her. Will she be able to bear the load of the consequences of her action? Hopefully, the next episode is slightly less stressful on the heart than this one.
The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart Season 1 Episode 4 is now available on Prime Video.