Urban orchards, often considered the second wave of urban agriculture, are becoming a metropolitan staple. Philly boasts the Philadelphia Orchard Project; then there’s the Boston Tree Party, San Francisco’s Urban Orchard Project, Austin’s TreeFolks, City Fruit in Seattle, and across the pond, The London Orchard Project. Chicago’s Logan Square orchard will have 70 apple, peach, and cherry trees, as well as vine and shrub berries, and a public plaza with seating and walking paths.
Traffic circle with park, pedestrian crossing & bike path at the Piazza Nember, Comune di Jesolo, Italy. Click image for fully-illustrated description and visit the slowottawa.ca boards >> http://www.pinterest.com/slowottawa/
Matarozzi Pelsinger Design + Build designed a space for sitting, eating, and playing, replacing three parking spaces on a street in San Francisco, California. Click image for full description of the Noriega Street Parklet & visit the slowottawa.ca boards >> http://www.pinterest.com/slowottawa
goodkarmahandmade: upcycled wine rack garden For anything else I might be sad that this beautiful piece of storage had been decommissioned, but for this beautiful garden I’ll rejoice instead of mourn…Hey, they don’t call me obsessive a Storage Geek for nothing!