31 May '14, 9pm

Look at this cool living wall from one of our members, @Tournesol

Look at this cool living wall from one of our members, @Tournesol

San Francisco is famous for its hills. A newly remodeled modern house sits on a bottom of a hillside in Pacific Heights with a significant retaining wall at the rear of the property. The backyard is sunken into the hill edged with three large, tall concrete walls surrounded by greenery; the space is terraced into two large open spaces with raised beds along the backside. The previous newly installed landscaping was nice, but lacked imagination in design, planting and artistry. The owner/designer's mission was to develop the space into a striking display of vertical gardens that would take advantage of the walls to their utmost possibilities. The goal was to create and display a living wall that brings biodiversity, beauty and enjoyment to the owner's familial lifestyle. This planting display is modeled after a natural vertical garden similar to a woodland cliff on a north ...

Full article: http://www.greenroofs.com/projects/pview.php?id=1309

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