National Gardening Day
Spring is flowering, renewal time, affecting nature and the human soul; the wonderful joyful holiday National Gardening Day confirms this. It is celebrated on April 14, perfect time to go to garden, plant something useful, beautiful. April weather is changeable, be patient. After a couple of weeks results of working with shovel will be noticeable.
Holiday originated in 2018. Significant event is gift for gardeners love profession, for amateurs who are fond of planting flowers, vegetables as hobby. Most ancient form is forest gardening. They were fond of this in Ancient Egypt, in regions close to river water. People created beautiful, visually attractive landscape, decorated gardening. Most grandiose gardens appeared in middle Ages and during the Enlightenment. They decorated territories around imperial palaces and were the envy and pride of monarchs. Crowned heads invited the best specialists created real masterpieces in perimeter used to be an abandoned wasteland. Home gardening is in demand, profession is widespread. Modern gardeners have opportunity to use modernized methods of plant care, new equipment of various functions.
Holiday is the beginning of the month dedicated to gardens, vegetable gardens.
- Americans were encouraged to create gardens to escape food crisis, reduce dependence on purchased products.
- Scientists recognize gardening has beneficial effect on health. Physical activity is similar to workout, main muscle groups are involved.
- Garden activity helps to achieve spiritual harmony, it is kind of dialogue with nature, it calms, gives peace, allows achieving emotional balance.
- Gardeners have developed communication skills.
Study special courses for gardeners getting profession. Holiday is a great way to join new community. Go on excursion to botanical garden, conquering aesthetics, make wonder at skill. Make and post photo. Let’s attract attention to event.
When is National Gardening Day celebrated in 2022?
National Gardening Day is observed on April 14 each year.