Five reasons to start a community garden
Wouldn’t it be great if every town had a community garden where neighbours could get together and enjoy the benefits of gardening. By creating community gardens in towns and cities, we are all contributing to nature and well-being for ourselves and our community.
Community gardens are growing in popularity so here are my top reasons to start.
Gardening is a fabulous way to keep fit and all that fresh air will leave you feeling on top of the world. Community gardening could be a welcoming distraction for overcoming loss, anxiety or helping with mental health. Gardening is also a gentle form of exercise and can help with flexibility and mobility skills.