See how gardening has transformed lives

Anxiety, bereavement, stress and serious injury: real-life issues that can be devastating. Yet gardening has come to the rescue for many people confronted by these challenges – here are some of their stories.

Real-life stories

Gardening for wellbeing: a scientist's view

Professor Alistair Griffiths explains why a seismic shift in attitudes is occuring as ever-more evidence shows how important gardens and plants are for our physical, mental, and social wellbeing

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