In this video, M.R. Hari tells us how we can source saplings of trees and plants for our Miyawaki forests. The three major, dependable agencies are the JNTBGRI at Palode, the Kerala Forest Research Institute at Peechi, and the Forest Department. Besides these, we can go to local private nurseries. Another source is our own plot which, after a spell of rain, will host a great number of plants. Seeds, dropped by birds and small creatures, or good saplings that we may find lying on the roadside can also be collected. In the process, we may end up discovering plants that belong to rare species.
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