Virtual Reality and Palliative Care: How gardens can take away the pain…

The National Garden Scheme, in collaboration with Hospice UK and ReScape, is trialling an exciting new garden reality with technology…

For love and luck, the power of roses and lavender

The gloriously scented and colourful combination of lavender and roses are cornerstones of many English gardens. Revered for their fragrance,…

Everyone can join the Great British Garden Party

National Garden Scheme President, Mary Berry, launches the Great British Garden Party. “We’re inviting everyone, it doesn’t matter whether your…

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…

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