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The Re-greening Project and the Nature Foundation sxm introduces Fun Facts, an educational post about a different plant found on the island of St. Maarten every week. It cannot get any better than this! Join us as we learn about new plant and tree species together.

See you there!

Fun Facts Post 1:

Welcome to Fun Facts 101- where the Re-greening SXM team will be giving you information about local plants each week….

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, March 5, 2020

Fun Facts Post 2:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101!This week we will get into learning about Morinda citrifolia the fruit tree commonly…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, March 12, 2020

Fun Facts Post 3:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101!This week we will get into learning about Hymenaea courbaril, the fruit tree that is…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, March 19, 2020

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Fun Facts Post 4:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101! This week we will get into learning about Cajanus cajan, family Fabaceae, better-known…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, March 26, 2020

Fun Facts Post 5:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101!This week on fun facts we will get into Terminalia catappa, a large tropical leadwood…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, April 2, 2020

Fun Facts Post 6:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101,This week on fun facts we will get into Carica papaya, known on St. Maarten as the…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Friday, April 24, 2020

Fun Facts Post 7:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101,This week on fun facts we will get into Lippia alba, a native herb known on St. Maarten…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, April 30, 2020

Fun Facts Post 8:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101,This week on fun facts we today will get into Momordica charantia, a tropical vine known…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, May 7, 2020

Fun Facts Post 9:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101,This week on fun facts we will get into Antigonon leptopus or 'Coralita', a perennial…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, May 14, 2020

Fun Facts Post 10:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101,This week on fun facts we today will get into Saccharum officinarum, commonly known on…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Monday, May 25, 2020

Fun Facts Post 11:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101,This week on fun facts we today will get into Basella alba, better-known as Spinach vine…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, May 28, 2020

Fun Facts Post 12:

Fun Facts Post 13:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101,⠀⠀This week on fun facts we today will get into Delonix regia, St. Maarten’s national…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, June 11, 2020

Fun Fact Post 14:

Welcome back to another Fun Facts post from the ReGreening SXM Team! ⠀⠀In this post you will learn about plant…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Fun Fact Post 15:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101!This week we will get into learning about the Hibiscus, which is also known as Rose…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, June 18, 2020

Fun Fact Post 16:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101,This week on fun facts we will get into Calotropis Gigantea, known on St. Maarten as the…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Friday, June 26, 2020

Fun Facts Post 17:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101,⠀⠀This week on fun facts we will get into Leucaena leucocephala, known on St. Maarten as…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, July 2, 2020

Fun Fact Post 18:

Ready to learn some more from the ReGreening SXM team about how to plant your own St. Maarten garden? Check out the…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Fun Fact Post 19:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101!⠀⠀This week on fun facts we will get into Ruellia tuberosa, a perennial flowering plant…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, July 9, 2020

Fun Fact Post 20:

Welcome Back to Fun Facts 101!⠀⠀This week's Ms. Root Face Tutorial is about another form of propagation (way to grow…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, July 16, 2020

Fun Fact Post 21:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101!⠀⠀This week we will get into learning about Syagrus romanzoffiana commonly known in St….

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, July 30, 2020

Fun Fact Post 22:

Welcome back to Fun Facts 101!⠀⠀This week we will get into learning about Cordia dichotoma, commonly known on St….

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Friday, August 7, 2020

Fun Fact Post 23:

Welcome back to Fun Facts from the ReGreening SXM Team! ⠀⠀This week Ms. Root Face will teach us about a new form of…

Posted by Nature Foundation St Maarten on Thursday, August 20, 2020