Do you love gardening? There are many benefits to be found by fostering a love of gardening, including a healthier lifestyle, improved mental wellbeing and aÂ closer connection to nature. Here are the 10 things you can do to show your garden some love:
â¢ Begin a bee-friendly garden with blue, purple and yellow-flowering plants.
â¢ Brighten it up with a hanging basket of flowers â or fill with strawberry plants.
â¢ Plant microgreens for the kitchen windowsill.
â¢ Feed your plants in preparation for their spring growth spurt.
â¢ Start a compost or worm bin to convert kitchen scraps into aÂ valuable plant food.
â¢ Be a local replanting programme volunteer.
â¢ Join a garden club.
â¢ Lend a hand in aÂ community garden.
â¢ Help a neighbour in need â offer to weed their garden.
â¢ Visit a botanical garden to stop and smell the roses.