Staff Reporter

MADURAI: In an effort to increase awareness of the need for a green environment, Pothys, a textile showroom here, has undertaken ‘Pothys Pasumai Kondattam,' a campaign, and has been providing saplings to its customers.

Pothys is concerned about climate change and has undertaken this campaign to protect the environment by distributing saplings of tree varieties including mango, sapota, gooseberry, Guava, coconut besides neem, and ashoka.

They have been distributing saplings of flower varieties including roja, jasmine, shoe flower, and vegetable varieties as well as lady's finger, cluster beans, bottle gourd and bitter gourd. Pamphlets on how to go about planting is being distributed. The showroom is also providing fertilizers for cultivating these crops, a press release issued here on Monday said.