Earth Day is just around the corner—Friday, April 22—the perfect time to show your love of our beautiful planet. Whether you’re joining The Great Global Clean Up®, committing to sustainable fashion, or breaking the single-use plastic habit, all efforts make a positive impact on our environment.
Naturally, as a gardener, you’re already showing your Earth-affection by planting beautiful trees, flowers, and shrubs to support wildlife, eat locally, and add beauty to the environment. But do you know how significant an impact you’re making when you add plants to your garden? Your plants help:
- Reduce the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere
- Produce oxygen through photosynthesis
- Provide food and shelter for wildlife
- Reduce soil erosion
- Deter storm water runoff and improve water quality
- Serve as windbreaks
- Promote biodiversity
- Reduce noise pollution
- Offset heat islands
- Save energ
You’re basically a superhero, helping to save the earth! Now, you can shop guilt-free for your favorite garden plants to boost your positive environmental contributions even more. Take a trip to your favorite Master Nursery® Garden Center to add more beneficial plants to your garden. Whether you’re looking for fruits and veggies to reduce the mileage of your meals, trees to place near your home that will grow to provide cooling shade and help reduce power usage (and bills), or beautiful plants that feed pollinators and provide shelter for wildlife, your local Master Nursery® Garden Center is the perfect partner for celebrating Earth Day. Make sure to pick up Master Nursery® Bumper Crop® Soil Builder [Eastern & Midwestern Regions | Western Region], Master Nursery® Bumper Crop® Starter Food, and Master Nursery® Bumper Crop® Tomato and Vegetable Food to give your new plants a great start.