Working in your garden will give you beautiful flowers and lush greenery, but there is an extra bonus to be had: Gardening is proven to be extremely healthy. It lowers your stress levels, burns calories and tones your body. Let’s get digging!
In the 17th century the Dutch economy was booming, and an enormous amount of beautiful paintings were commissioned by the newly rich to showcase their wealth. The still lifes of that age depict many flowers that we still love to grow in our own gardens in 2018. Let DutchGrown take you on a guided tour through this museum of beautiful flower bulbs.
In these stressful times, practicing mindfulness is the perfect counterbalance to our hectic lives. Gardening is a great exercise in mindfulness, as it connects you to your surroundings, helps you to be in the present, and shows you the benefits of accepting things as they are.