10 AMAZING AND INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT FLOWERS

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Sunflowers Kill Poison

Unfortunately, earth’s soil contains nasty elements, such as lead, arsenic and uranium. When consumed in enough quantities, they can kill a human being.

Sunflowers help to remove these poisonous elements from our soil. After the Chernobyl disaster, sunflowers were employed to help remove strontium-90 and cesium-137 from a pond.

Bamboo Is Fantastic For The Environment

When I was a kid, we lived near a stream where stalks of bamboo were literally everywhere. They shot up into the sky like towers, and they were so strong and tough that it was hard to chop them down. As kids, we didn’t like bamboo!

But it turns out that bamboo works wonders for our environment, and is probably doing more to reduce greenhouse gases than the rest of us! This is because bamboo emits around 28% oxygen into the atmosphere while absorbing more CO2 than any other plant. For these reasons, bamboo cleanses the air.….READ MORE ON THE NEXT PAGE

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