In this course you will learn about sensory gardens, including the important design elements and plant selection, and the major benefits and functions. You will explore how to incorporate the five senses into an outdoor garden and also discover how it is possible to create an indoor sensory garden.
Finally, you will learn the ‘sensory circle’ approach to horticultural therapy, which is particularly useful when working with people with Alzheimer’s disease.
At the end of the course there is also a section about plant safety.
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