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Gardening, health and wellbeing
The University of Leeds exhibited for the first time at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2012. Our stand was in the RHS Environment section of the Great Pavilion. As the theme for RHS Environment 2012 was urban greening, we emphasised the many benefits of urban environments by encouraging all gardeners to become urban ecosystem services champions.
This website supports the Chelsea exhibit and provides more information on how you can boost the ecosystem services of your garden. Most of the recommendations are also relevant to professional users – so if you manage parks, public gardens, school playing fields or other green spaces, there is something here for you too.
The information below provides you with some examples of how you can do this and what it means to you and your garden. You may already be doing ...Find out more
The Messy Garden is an online garden created by the University of Leeds for you to share and rate the country's best urban ecosystem services tips. This ...Find out more