Living roofs

Transform your roof into a beautiful green oasis with these living roof ideas. Enhance the beauty of your home while promoting sustainability and creating a natural habitat for plants and wildlife.
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Saul Nurseries in Atlanta and Alpharetta, Georgia, have supplied thousands of plants for area greenroofs, both extensive and intensive, including the Atlanta City Hall. The owners wanted to install a small test greenroof to trial appropriate plants for the hot, humid climate. In August 2003 an existing small 8 x 6.5' shade shelter was reinforced to hold the load of the 4" growing substrate. The substrate consists of ItSaul Natural products including the Mr. Natural Liteweight Soil Mix, Hen…

Stephanie Gaskin

Build a Living Roof / Green Roof: Make a normal flat or sloped roof into a beautiful living garden. While redeveloping our house we decided to install a living roof on our kitchen roof, why you ask.. well..: 1. I liked the idea of having a bit more greenery in the property (we live…

Zombory Éva