4,740-Square-Foot LiveWall Living Wall Featured at New Whole Foods Market® in Chicago’s Lakeview Neighborhood

4,740-Square-Foot LiveWall Living Wall Featured at New Whole Foods Market® in Chicago’s Lakeview Neighborhood

The new Whole Foods Market® Midwest flagship locationis wrapped on three sides by a LiveWall living wall, a 10-foot high vertical garden with more than 5,000 plants.

So Farm, So Good: Rye’s Rooftop Farm Harvesting 10,000 Pounds Of Profuce

So Farm, So Good: Rye’s Rooftop Farm Harvesting 10,000 Pounds Of Profuce

Since starting out as a pilot project in 2013, workers, both students from the community, have mulched, irrigated and fertilized soil for crop production. In a five-year rotation, 30 crops are grown consisting of produce like squash, potatoes and edible flowers.

Atop a Manhattan Convention Center, a Harvest of Honey

Atop a Manhattan Convention Center, a Harvest of Honey

The sedum captures rainwater and keeps the Javits Center a few degrees cooler than before it was installed. “The bees are a grace note, but the grace notes can only exist because the green roof exists,” Ms. Newton said.

Dutch Engineer Aims High With Latest Green Roof Design

Dutch Engineer Aims High With Latest Green Roof Design

Standing between raised beds of plants on top of a former naval hospital, Joris Voeten can look across to the garden, cafe and terrace that decorate the sloping roof of Amsterdam’s NEMO science museum.