Kenaf cannot run wild across the country like a weed, because in almost all parts of the U.
Forests are an essential part of the global ecosystem and trees are essential to life on earth. Trees actually create the air we breathe and filter air pollution. In addition, trees build soil and help soak up stormwater before it can create a flood, and they offer energy-saving shade that reduces global warming and creates habitat for thousands of different species.
Did you also know that trees help to reduce ozone levels in urban areas and sequester carbon, helping to remove carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases from the air, which cools the earth.
The carbon storage capacity of forests is approximately three times as large as the pool of carbon in the atmosphere.
If forests are changed, reduced, or eliminated, the captured carbon goes into the atmosphere as carbon dioxide CO2. Over the years forests have come under intense pressure from logging, conflicts, natural hazards, climate change, pollution, urban development, fire, disease and conversion to agriculture.
And despite their vital importance to life on earth, we humans have cut down half of all the trees on the planet so far. How can we do that? Donate to Have a Tree Planted For You Lots of local, national and international organizations plant trees and donating to these organizations can make a big difference.
Did you also know that you can have trees planted to offset your personal carbon emissions from airplane or car travel. Not sure where to start? Consider becoming involved with The Arbor Day Foundation, for example.The different varieties of kenaf have different flowering schedules.
Some varieties flower earlier than others. Generally, the flowering will last 3 to 4 weeks, or more, per plant, and each individual flower blooms for only one day.
Forest team partners with a real-tree-planting organization, Trees for the Future, to plant real trees on the earth.
When our users spend virtual coins they earn in Forest on planting real trees, Forest team donates our partner and create orders of planting.
Bonsai is an art that has been practised in Asia for many centuries. Bonsai trees are grown in small containers and trimmed and trained with wires so that they remain small and elegant.
Whatever you want to plant, whether it’s one tree in your garden or a whole wood, we can help. You can apply for free trees or buy saplings through our shop.
Friends of Trees inspires people to improve the world around them through a simple solution: Planting Trees. Together. The Chocolate Plant is a chocolate lover's must have, because they can grow their own cocoa beans right at home, on an exotic, beautiful plant with vibrant yellow pods.