Going green is a term that is applicable in many areas. Did you know that you could go green when purchasing flowers? Look for flowers that are organically or utilize minimal chemical usage. Farms that grow flowers using organic compost and meet the requirements set forth by the Sustainable Agriculture Network (SAN) is a great way to make sure that you are going green when purchasing flowers. What are the benefits of going green when purchasing flowers? Well, you make certain that you are protecting the environment, but also the communities that live, eat, and drink around the farms that grow flowers organically. Also, workers are protected when no chemicals are used in or around them.