Wednesday August 5, 2020

Flower power: how gardening can grow wellbeing and nurture your happiness

The mental and physical health benefits of gardening are well known – and you don’t need green fingers or a huge garden to avail of them. Bord Bia Bloom founder Gary Graham shows you how to get back to your roots

2nd May, 2020
Gary Graham, founder of the Bord Bia Bloom festival which usually takes place in June has been cancelled this year

I was reminded earlier this week that this would be the time when we would have been laying trackway in the Phoenix Park in anticipation of more than 100,000 visitors attending Bord Bia Bloom over the June bank holiday weekend. It is a little sad, and quite strange, to have the absence of the event after 13 years, but ultimately Bloom aims to get people excited about plants and gardening. The good news is that we...

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