• Garden Madrid by Fernando Pozuelo © Luis-Benolier
    Lifestyle,  Publikationen


    Gardening on a higher plane — a showcase of the best rooftop gardens from across the globe. An exploration of rooftop gardening, this book gives insight into the urban phenomenon by presenting the best work from world-renowned architects and garden designers.Examining the challenges rooftop gardens face—sun, rain, storms, and a lack of ground beneath the roots—this book studies rooftop gardens in five continents. Furthermore, it explores all the appropriate accoutrements that ought to accompany a modern rooftop garden, such as contemporary materials, trendy furniture, modern light installations, and of course, tried and tested plants. Intensive or extensive – what roof gardens ‚give‘ us Secret gardens – very private lifestyle oases…