Warm, sunny days are perfect for residents who participate in Willowbend’s Garden Club. That’s when we venture out into the courtyard to enjoy the beautiful weather and see the encouraging growth of our various garden plants. There’s a real healing power for our residents when they use their hands to plant seeds in soil and water those plants week in and week out.
Some of the benefits of plant therapy include:
There’s also a great joy and sense of accomplishment that comes with seeing the results of their efforts … a flower in bloom or a fresh vegetable ready to be picked.