Funding of € 1 million has been set aside to develop 65 sensory gardens for people with disabilities across Ireland. The plants and materials chosen for the sensory gardens stimulate the senses of sight, smell, touch, taste and hearing, and while popular with the wider community, they are particularly beneficial.
FEELING READY FOR a gardening experience? Overwintering your favorite (tender) plants is quite doable, provided you can provide the right conditions. Think light and airy, or cool and dark. Either way, you will need to maintain frost-free conditions. Mine is a low contact (lazy?) Approach. Many plants, like Fancy Leaf