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Social Care and the Healing Benefits of Gardening

My son Alex, a second-year BSc Mental Health Nursing student at Canterbury Christchurch University, and his friends, have recently set up a free check-in & chat service for isolated and vulnerable customers of my other gardening business ‘Ladybirds Garden Service’ during the Covid-19 virus lockdown – but now they want to take this even further.…

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NGS – National Open Garden Scheme in Whitstable

Since June 2019, Enchanted Gardens is part of the National Open Garden Scheme (NGS) https://ngs.org.uk/view-garden/36157. Our first two open weekends were on 8th & 9th June and again on 28th & 29th September 2019. 4-5 April 2020: Spring Bulb Weekend (cancelled) 6-7 June 2020: NGS Open Weekend (cancelled) 12-13 Sept 2020: NGS Open Weekend 26-27…

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Rarest Bee in Britain found at Enchanted Gardens

On 30th April 2019, during a Bumblebee Trust guided walk, a rare Shrill Carder was found in our garden. The members of the Bumble Bee Conservation organization said they had a fantastic day and were so pleased that they’ve found so many interesting species; they thought it was really special.  “It was a great find and…