Gardening in winter

The benefits of gardening are plentiful. Not only can planting bulbs and pruning roses vastly improve your physical health, but it can also help us tend to our mental health too.

“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” – Audrey Hepburn

Over the last few years research in this area has shown more and more evidence that getting involved in some form of gardening or nature-based activity can do wonders for our emotional wellbeing.

It can however, seem difficult to drag yourself outside as the days become shorter and the weather more temperamental. We spoke to Annette Knowles from our wonderful group of garden volunteers about easy ways to continue nurturing your plants during the colder, winter months.

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