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.