The term ‘urban greening’ simply means growing plants wherever possible in towns and cities. Each individual may only have a small garden but, together, the amount of green space we look after really adds up – it’s about 25% of the land in most cities.
Palavra de curandeiro: “Planta roubada não tem virtude”
Diz a lenda que não se deve ir à floresta apanhar plantas medicinais sem antes pedir licença. E o são-tomense Lourenço Sousa Pontes, de 86 anos, sempre cumpriu à risca este preceito. “Quando nós vamos para o mato buscar planta, a gente tem de pedir”, diz.
Growing your own “baby plant garden” is easy and provides a wealth of concentrated nutrients – something we can all use when the weather turns chilly! Sprouts have been grown by civilizations around the world for more than 5,000 years. Considered super foods today for their dense nutrient content, sprouts are really easy to grow and quite economical; one pound of sprouting seed can generate about five pounds of sprouts! - See more at: http://mountainroseblog.com/guide-sprouting/#sthash.YSuQ9gWj.dpuf