A report out this month entitled “Gardens and health“supported by The King’s Fund and The National Gardens Scheme finds that there are many examples
where “gardens and gardening are being used to improve health”
These include community gardens, volunteering ,recovering from illness and end-of- life care.
Lambeth GP Food Co-op have is an initiative that includes patients, doctors , nurses and other sites where patients learn how to grow food in a safe and secure environment.
It even sells the food it grows to Kings College Hospital.
We have always known that gardening is good for you.
Reports like this will spread the news to a wider audience.