The power of gardens and gardening to do good is nothing new …

At our annual lecture in November 2020, prominent psychiatrist and psychotherapist, Sue Stuart-Smith (pictured above) reflected on the global pandemic…

A warm welcome back to our gardens in Wales

Press Release April 26, 2021 With the relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions National Garden Scheme gardens across Wales are beginning to…

Garden for joy! Top tips for those with limited mobility

In 2021, the National Garden Scheme celebrates 25 years of support for Marie Curie. In that time we’ve donated over…

Lara’s story: nature is the answer…

We know gardening is a great way to exercise your body and mind, and research suggests that getting active during…

Bryn Teg; a tropical heart in Wales

Tropical plants are becoming increasingly popular in the UK with more and more National Garden Scheme gardeners choosing to showcase…

Garden Day – celebrate gardens on Sunday 9th May

Most of the year we plant, water, weed and mulch – work. Garden Day, however, is the time to reap…

The importance of my garden during the pandemic

Katherine Burnett, a Ward Sister at the Marie Curie Edinburgh Hospice, tells us what her garden means to her. What…

Herry’s story: gardening is therapy

Herry – who opens his garden for the National Garden Scheme – was first diagnosed with cancer in 2015, when…

Curtis’ story: outside is like a medicine

Curtis arrived at the London Spinal Cord Injury Centre in September 2020. Having long had a great interest in birds, it…

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