Horticulture Therapy

Six tips for a great gardening program

Six tips for a great gardening program

A gardening program (or horticulture therapy) gives seniors an opportunity to beautify the environment around them and engage in a beloved hobby — or take up a hobby they've always wanted to try.

Garden helps residents grow

Garden helps residents grow

StandUp Garden has been endorsed by the American Horticultural Therapy Association. The product lets operators bring horticultural programs to their communities. The gardens can be moved easily throughout the building, and can be used year-round, according to the manufacturer.