Horticultural Therapy is a process in which plants and gardening activities are used to improve the body, mind and spirits of people. HT is an effective and beneficial treatment for people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities.
It is used worldwide in hospitals, rehabilitation and vocational facilities, nursing homes and senior centers, community gardens, botanic gardens, schools, farms, horticultural businesses and prisons.
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