Green Hearts

Green Hearts

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The Green Hearts project's main focus is to bring more attention to our environment, effect positively the ecosystems, promote sustainability and support collective well-being. The Green Hearts' seed bombs are useful tools for improving wildlife habitat in environmentally depleted areas, and to inspire conversations and positive change. The wildflower seed bombs can be grown where some green or attention is needed. As some rain reaches the green hearts, they start to germinate and wildflowers will grow from them which help urban biodiversity. The Green Hearts project by hosts seed bomb making workshops as well, where participants can learn about ecology, circular economy, materials reuse, development of healthy habits, implement small changes in their daily lives and many other experiences to improve their impact on the environment, community, personal well-being and most importantly reconnecting with nature. While being involved in urban horticultural movement and guerrilla gardening, new types of seed bombs were developed for restoring the human-plant relationship and knowledge on sustainable well-being for reconnecting people with nature and catalyzing a faster systemic change towards understanding and respecting our environments and ecosystems. Saving the genetic diversity of seeds is really important for adaptation to climate change and serves the survival of various species, including humans.These seeds are made into seed bombs, which is not only a great guerrilla gardening tool, but it is also effective in seed conservation. The seed bombs’ form represents the medicinal benefits of different herbs connected to different parts of the human body, based on recent scientific researches and traditional knowledge. This way bringing back a new combination of an ancient tool and knowledge for empowering people to grow their own plants for health benefits.