A vertical take on inclusive gardens
When wondering what makes a great garden for children with disability, the answer is it doesn’t need to be special, it just needs to allow everyone to participate. Inclusion in the garden isn’t about every opportunity being equal for all children. It’s about designing spaces or activities so that all children have a chance to meaningfully participate.
Here I explain the core tenets of inclusive gardening and apply them to a very new way of gardening for children with (and without) disability – vertical growing!