About tree for kids – Trees and plants are Mother Nature’s friends
Trees and plants are Mother Nature’s friends. They are important for our planet in many ways. Without plants and trees, there would be no life on earth. They help in producing oxygen which is the air that we breathe. They are a source of food for countless insects, animals, birds and human beings. Trees also provide shelter and habitat to different species of animals.
Trees are good for climate too. The help in keeping the temperature low and are a part of the water cycle. Their roots are spread deep into the ground and they tightly hold the soil together. It helps in keeping the soil intact and does not let it erode away. Trees provide us with a shade against the heat of the sun.
We also use the timber obtained from trees in building houses, barns, and furniture. There are various medicines which are also made from the bark, flowers, seeds and fruits of plants. Different kinds of oils are extracted from plants which are used to fight skin diseases. Trees are also a source of natural rubber. Coffee beans are also provided by plants.
Plants and trees also used for ornamental purposes. People grow them outside in the gardens as well as keep indoor plants to make their homes look beautiful. There are creepers of different kinds as well which grow along pillars and walls. The flower bearing plants grow flowers of different shapes and colors which look very pleasing to the eyes.
We should also try to grow plants and trees. They are good for our planet. Let us make our planet stay green!