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Gardens Thrive on Top of City Busses    Bus Roots is a living garden planted on the roofs of city buses. It’s an effort that rose out of New York City designer Marco Antonio Castro Cosio’s graduate thesis at the NYU.

Only a matter of time before green roofs became mobile! Bus Roots is the thesis project of an NYU graduate student. If every bus in NYC became a mobile roof garden, it would create 35 acres of new green space

vertical garden at the Restaurant Padrinos in Mexico City to fight a blanket of pollution via NYTimes

Vertical Gardens in Mexico a Symbol of Progress

Vertical Gardens in Mexico a Symbol of Progress. A vertical garden at the Restaurant Padrinos in Mexico City is part of a wider effort to improve the city’s notoriously bad air. - The New York Times

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Scene – Moment of direct comparison The New York Restoration Project transformed an abandoned alley between two buildings into a beautiful area where children can interact with nature.

denise barreto / mostra artefacto, rua haddock lobo em jardim paulista são paulo

Mostra Artefacto 2015 apresenta mestres do décor brasileiro

If I build my own house someday, I want it to have sky lights, solar panels, a green roof and as much self-sufficiency as possible ~contemporary garage and shed by Feldman Architecture, Inc.

Mill Valley Cabins - contemporary - garage and shed with a succulent roof - san francisco - Feldman Architecture, Inc.

If i settle in NYC this is happening on the roof of my penthouse!

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Who needs decor with a view like that? 40 Coolest Modern Terrace And Outdoor Dining Space Design Ideas

Edible green roof would be more my style. The edges including some things like strawberries would be nice as well, they don't have a very extensive root system and don't grow too far from where they come out of the ground.

Mill Valley Cabins in Mill Valley California by Feldman Architecture. from the Upper Cabin with stone stairs and walkway overlooking the Lower Cabin and the living green roof. i LOVE green roofs. i would definitely have one on my dream home