30 Jan '17, 3pm

Project of the Week: World Trade Center Liberty Park #greenwalls JosephEBrown @PANYNJ @Gro2USA & many more...

Project of the Week: World Trade Center Liberty Park #greenwalls JosephEBrown @PANYNJ @Gro2USA & many more...

One of the park’s most striking features is the multi-hued 25 feet high and 336 feet long G-O2® Living Wall by Plant Connection that transforms the prosaic walls and garage entrances leading to the network of underground roadways and loading docks. Home to over 20,000 evergreen groundcovers and flowering perennials including Baltic Ivy, Common Periwinkle, Coral Bells, Japanese Spurge, and Wintercreeper that provide year-round visual interest of color and texture, the plantings were designed in a staggered, horizontal grid to complement the 9/11 Memorial. The broad bands of color also help soften the scale and façade of the building along Liberty Street, and an extensive 18-zone drip irrigation provides water for the living wall. The 845 stainless steel panels were pre-grown and monitored at Plant Connection’s nursery, ensuring the roots anchored into the panels and media b...

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