Guerrilla Gardening

The marketplace becomes a playground for stealth gardening
Implications - With urbanization contributing to the loss of lush, green landscapes and gardens, guerrilla gardening seems to be one attempt at a solution. Those—be it product designers, activists or average consumers—yearning for greener pastures (literally) are turning to stealth ways to infuse everyday products and the urban environment with more flowers, plants and the like. Everything from greeting cards and art projects to product packaging and asphalt have been struck with someone’s green thumb, proving that eco-friendly elements really can be incorporated into anything in the marketplace.
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Warm Top 6 Examples: 78,652 Total Clicks Mar 10 - Jun 11
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Grenade Planters - These Seed Bombs are Grenade Exploding Gardening Tools
SCORE: 4.4
Warm 20,355 Clicks Pub: Jun 15, 10
Grenade Planters
These Seed Bombs are Grenade Exploding Gardening Tools
These amazing seed bombs are the perfecting gardening tool for those who need some gardening incentive. The grenade seed bomb actually explodes in slow motion and is made up of compost, mud and seeds which… [More]
Plantable Produce Packaging - Vegetable Labels by Ben Huttly Break Down Then Burgeon
SCORE: 5.2
Warm 23,774 Clicks Pub: Feb 5, 11
Plantable Produce Packaging
Vegetable Labels by Ben Huttly Break Down Then Burgeon
If this student's packaging project makes it to the market, I have no doubt that these Vegetable Labels by Ben Huttly will succeed so far as to ruin farmers' businesses. The intention of this graphic… [More]
Guerilla Asphalt Gardens - Pete Dungey Fills Up Potholes With Flowers
SCORE: 4.4
Warm 14,596 Clicks Pub: Mar 7, 10
Guerilla Asphalt Gardens
Pete Dungey Fills Up Potholes With Flowers
Potholes are a problem for many cities, but perhaps artist and graphic design student Pete Dungey has discovered the solution: guerrilla asphalt gardens. Dungey has begun covering potholes with soil… [More]
Mossy Maze Installations - 'Moss Your City' Promotes Guerilla Gardens in London, England
SCORE: 3.1
Warm 7,031 Clicks Pub: Aug 10, 10
Mossy Maze Installations
'Moss Your City' Promotes Guerilla Gardens in London, England
Designed by PUSHAK, 'Moss Your City' is located in London, England. Although not an actual maze, as my title suggests, you could certainly get lost in this installation. The main purpose of 'Moss Your… [More]
Plantable Greeting Cards - These Botanical Paperworks Cards Blossom into Wildflowers Once Buried
SCORE: 4.7
Mild 11,840 Clicks Pub: Jan 27, 11
Plantable Greeting Cards
These Botanical Paperworks Cards Blossom into Wildflowers Once Buried
Every year, millions of greeting cards find their way into landfills, but these Botanical Paperworks cards sidestep that unfortunate fact by being plantable once they’ve served their original purpose.… [More]
Seed-Filled Pills - The Subversive Gardener Concept by Vanessa Harden is a Stealthy Planting Plan
SCORE: 2.3
Untested 1,056 Clicks Pub: Jun 13, 11
Seed-Filled Pills
The Subversive Gardener Concept by Vanessa Harden is a Stealthy Planting Plan
Vanessa Harden has designed a sneaky way to infuse the world with more greenery in her Subversive Gardener concept. The project consists of seed-filled pills and several everyday objects redesigned to… [More]