On April 5th, girl group 4minute commemorated Arbor Day with the newspaper Donga, in charge of the ‘Love the rose of Sharon, love the nation’ event since 1985. In Jongno-gu, 4minute gave hibiscus – the nation’s flower – seedlings to Seoul citizens who also got the opportunity to get photo shots with the members.
Even though, the Arbor Day is no longer a day off in Korea, it is still greatly celebrated in workplaces and schools. Besides the symbolic gesture, the trees planted throughout the whole country every year permit to emit a cleaner air and to fight climate change.
The seedlings were given out on a first-come-first-served basis, with SNSD, KARA and gagman, Han Min Gwan being the celebrities involved with this event in 2009.
they have so much yet they always give back. these girls are seriously angels on earth~♥
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