French botanist Patrick Blanc is a pioneer in soil-free systems for growing gardens on indoor and outdoor load-bearing walls. Vertical gardens temper urban heat islands, improve air quality and insulate the building, reducing energy consumption.
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Architecture and Landscape Merge in Breathtaking Century-Old Shake Renovation in Ohio Brahler Residence, Ohio, by Robert Maschke Architects. Architecture & Landscape Merge in Century-Old Shake Renovation in Ohio
This Japanese green roof sits on a massive building containing offices, retail space, a theater and a museum. The roof itself features over plants of over 70 different species and brings usable green space to a dense urban core.