A Tree-mendous Tree Tuesday!!

in treetuesday •  7 months ago 

Tree-mendous Tree Tuesday is an inspiration from @old-guy-photos. Anything related to trees, be it self-planted or self created is accepted here. So long as it fits the theme.

I had all these photos in my gallery which I took a month back when our team initiated a Grow A Tree campaign with all the staff. Because all communications were in Vietnamese, I had no idea what was the plans nor did I know that there would be plastic bottles for exchange for a tree.

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Since the way of life in Vietnam especially in the urban areas are based on very limited space for their homes, as such, having a garden is without a doubt the most impossible thing to have. Such luxury can only be obtained it you own a landed property. And strangely, many of the locals hope to have a landed property though they know it is impossible due to the high cost of land and limited land space.

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So having a a pot or two of these herb or flower plants is considered a luxury. If it does grow big, then they would need to be trimmed down in order to fit into the small little homes everyone has. I myself stay in a 60sqm apartment all by myself and this is considered luxurious compared to many others. I did get 2 pots of these plants hoping to be have some greenery in my home. Unfortunately, my green hands didn't work here. After a couple of weeks, both of my plants started to dried up and not long after, it was gone beyond recovery.

I do hope others have better luck in growing them as compared to myself.

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There was also an activity of painting on the plastic bottles and making these plastics worthy of being here. All part of the taking care of Mother Nature...


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