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Nepal Takes World Record in Tree Hugging (Literally)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Tree hugging, oxygen, Earth first, plants, trees, students, Buddhist monks, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, goodnews, greenliving, health, humans, Sustainabililty, sustainable, world )

Betsy
- 45 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
If you can't see the forest through the trees in Nepal, it is due to over 2,000 people showing up to show our oxygen producing plant friends some love, mostly students & Buddhist monks. See video of actual tree hugging.
Best Plants For An Office Environment
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, office, plants, eco-friendly, protection )

Cher Away
- 363 days ago - greenerideal.com
Sitting in an office for long periods of time can leave you feeling exhausted and inattentive. Now you may think this is because your job is challenging or mundane - but it may interest you that a lack of plants in the office could actually be the cause.
Plant Knowledge: They Can Smell, Sense Color, Spy a Fly
Green Lifestyle  (tags: plants, senses, veggies, flytrap, survival, green, interesting )

Julie
- 441 days ago - newswatch.nationalgeographic.com
Who knew that a weed can smell the difference between a tomato plant and wheat, a tobacco plant can sense color, and a Venus flytrap can distinguish between the splash of a raindrop and a fly? Like so much in nature, it's a matter of survival.
Plants Have Feelings Too! A Look at 4 "Sentient" Plants
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, plants, nature, protection )

Cher Away
- 648 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
Who says plants don't have feelings? Mimosa pudica, also known as the touch-me-not or sensitive plant, remarkably demonstrates a plant's sentience. Many plants close up at night and open in the morning, but this plant dramatically drops its leaves
Going Native: Green Landscaping With Native Plants
Green Lifestyle  (tags: plants, nature, gardens, native plants, eco-friendly, ecosystems, conservation, environment )

Simone
- 741 days ago - greenerideal.com
Native plants are, simply put, plants that naturally grow and have evolved in the area you live. People who are concerned about sustainability, personal health, water quality, natural habitats and creating an attractive,
ACTION ALERT: Legalize the Production of Industrial Hemp! PLEASE SIGN !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: hemp, farmers, plants, ecoystems, environment, family, conservation, business )

Simone
- 759 days ago - forcechange.com
An amendment to the federal farm bill would nationally legalize the farming of industrial hemp. This plant has a wide variety of uses, but currently manufacturers must import it. By allowing it to be grown in the U.S., manufacturers can support domestic
ACTION ALERT: Don't Kill This Tree! PLEASE SIGN!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: sequoia trees, plants, smaller trees, enviornment, threatened, ecosystems, conservation )

Simone
- 932 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sequoia National Park in California was established in 1890. It is home to giant Sequoia trees, the tallest living things on earth. The Giant Sequoia National Monument, adjacent to the park, was established by Pres. Clinton on Earth Day
Indonesian Forestry Ministry Pledges Two Billion Seedlings
Green Lifestyle  (tags: seeds, plants, forests, enviornment, seedlings, eco-friendly, ecosystems, greenliving )

Simone
- 980 days ago - thejakartaglobe.com
With a special budget allocation and some corporate help, the Ministry of Forestry has prepared about two billion tree seedlings for planting around the nation.
Rare Plants, Heritage Trees Growing Anew in Armenia
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Rare, Plants, Heritage, Trees, Growing, Anew, in, Armenia )

Agnes
- 1007 days ago - treehugger.com
For almost two decades, the Armenia Tree Project has been helping people pull themselves out of poverty while greening the heavily deforested Caucasus country. Now, it is also working to rejuvenate populations of rare and endangered tree species, includi
Amazing Carrion Plants
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Amazing, Amazing Carrion Plants, Carrion, Gallery, Garden and Nature, Green Home And Living, Plants )


- 1144 days ago - green-gardener.net
Carrion is a lovely word used for rotting or decomposing flesh, and so carrion flowers tend to smell like a pile of rotten flesh. This smell is not used to ward off potential predators, but rather to attract insects.
Dragon Fruit - Wonderful, Exotic and Nutritious!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Dragon Fruit, pitaya, fruit, plants, exotic, cactus, flowers, immune system, antioxidans )

Boogy
- 1198 days ago - gardenhealth.info
Altogether the health benefits of dragon fruit are rather impressive. The combinations of nutrients present in the dragon fruit means that they help regulate blood pressure and blood sugar. The dragon fruit is also really good for asthma and bad coughs...
Pollinator Conservation Resource Center
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, gardening, greenliving, health, organic, plants, pollinators, Sustainabililty )

Julie
- 1199 days ago - xerces.org
For those in the U.S. and Canada, click on your region on the map and obtain regional and national plant lists, conservation guides, native pollinator plant nurseries and more.
Demand For Sustainable Coffee Grows: Louis Dreyfus
Green Lifestyle  (tags: coffee, shade-grown coffee, sustainable crops, plants, wildlife-friendly crops, South America, clearcutting rainforests, fair trade, consuming, raising standards, conservations, preservations, demanding organic products, public perceptio )

Rooibos
- 1221 days ago - planetark.org
Growth in the sustainable coffee market is gaining momentum despite supply issues stemming from higher prices, the global head of coffee at commodity trade house Louis Dreyfus said on Thursday.
Tequila Plant Holds Promise as Arid Biofuel Source
Green Lifestyle  (tags: energy, coolstuff, eco-friendly, green, plants, flora, greenliving, biofuels, agave plant, sustainable, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 1233 days ago - enn.com
A plant more commonly known for its role in the production of the alcoholic drink tequila has been overlooked as a source of biofuel that would not compete with food crops, say experts.
5 Psychedelic Plants You Can Legally Grow
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green, greenliving, energy, interesting, plants, psyhodelic )

Bojan
- 1245 days ago - thenatureanimals.com
Many people exert their energies to rally for the legalization of marijuana in western countries, but cannabis isn't the only plant that can get you high. Those really attracted to the psychologically altering offerings of nature can grow their very...
 

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