Archive for the ‘Garden’ Category

Vertical Forest in Milan to be completed in 2014

Although it seems to good to be true, the world’s first vertical forest is real and is located in Milan. Bosco Verticale is Boeri Studio’s answer to the question of how to make cities greener while supporting an ever denser urban population. Most of the 100 different species of trees and shrubs are in place [...]

One of the most beautiful streets in the world is located in Brazil

Rua Goncalo de Carvalho is considered one of the most beautiful streets in the world. It is situated in Porto Alegre, the capital city of the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul. Each side of the street is lined with trees, some reaching the 7th floors of the adjacent buildings. The street is basically [...]

Draw on the outside walls of your home with MOSS

Growing moss on your home exterior walls can be a fun task . The concept is called “moss graffiti” and if you write motivational quotes maybe you will feel inspired everyday you go to work. Ingredients: Pieces of moss, 2 cups of buttermilk or yogurt ( not flavored ), 2 cups of water, 1/2 tsp. [...]

Clever concepts to grow fresh vegetables in an apartment

Growing fruits and vegetables in your own garden is a common and pleasant hobby but the shortage of  enough  garden space or no garden  at all is the biggest issue among people who live in a big city. There are a few concepts that will make easier growing fresh fruits and vegetables at home in a very [...]

Old boots turned into flower pots

Remember the black boots turned into flower pots article I posted some while ago? I found today this idea implemented again in someone’s garden and it looks even better!