When it comes to rest and relaxation, gardening is often praised as the perfect hobby.
But the benefits of green fingers may far outgrow the allotment – as they could even stop global warming, the Royal Horticultural Society has said.
Just as gardeners were urged to Dig for Victory to help defeat the Nazis, the charity is launching a major campaign to prevent climate disaster.
Calling on the UK’s 30million gardeners, the RHS said that small actions in the garden could help cut greenhouse gas emissions and boost wildlife.
Just as gardeners were urged to Dig for Victory to help defeat the Nazis (pictured), the Royal