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Elderly face the danger of depression and social isolation. Gardening can be thought as a physical hobby to improve their health. "Horticultural Therapy" is regarded as one of the effective ways to improve health. Through the investigation, analysed some operation problems that the elderly will be faced while gardening. It has found that most gardening tools are designed for able-bodied people, but the elderly often feel difficult to handle watering, planting, digging, and harvesting at garden activities. Help elderly to build a safe and accessible garden. It can boost a positive effect on their health and encourage them to active life.


Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University
Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR China

Chin Pong Lam,
Birmingham City University