Urban Gardening

Fake and real gardens are springing up outside traditional yards
Implications - People have an affinity for nature, even in the home. There is an array of alternatives to traditional backyards for those who may not have the space or time for one. These innovations remove the limitations of the material desire for a garden, making them available without the traditional obstacles.
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Urban Gardens - Living Wall Planters
SCORE: 6.4
V. Hot 73,313 Clicks Pub: Jan 27, 08
Urban Gardens
Living Wall Planters
Imagine wall art that was eco-friendly, added Mother Nature to your living room and was a constantly changing spectacle, and you will come close to envisioning something like the creative Living Wall Planters.… [More]
Guerrilla Gardeners - Seed Bombs for Green Rebels
SCORE: 4.8
Warm 5,557 Clicks Pub: May 8, 08
Guerrilla Gardeners
Seed Bombs for Green Rebels
Frustrated that so much potential green space was being wasted in their cities, groups of "guerrilla gardeners" have organized late night sneak outs which involve planting miniature gardens around town.… [More]
Real Magic Beanstalks - Plants Grows "I LOVE YOU" on Leaf
SCORE: 4.3
Mild 6,289 Clicks Pub: Apr 3, 08
Real Magic Beanstalks
Plants Grows "I LOVE YOU" on Leaf
If you give your sweetheart a plant that can sprout a leaf that says, "I Love You", isn't that taking a big risk if the plant dies? Eh, not my problem. Some way, some how, this cute little beanstalk in… [More]
Terrace Farming - Urban Gardens Boom in NYC
SCORE: 5
Mild 10,204 Clicks Pub: May 26, 08
Terrace Farming
Urban Gardens Boom in NYC
In the past when I've stayed with friends in New York, they - and it seems everyone else they know - eat out for every meal. That's all changing though. With the soaring cost of food prices, urban vegetable… [More]
Garden On Your Desktop - The Sensory Lamp Concept
SCORE: 2.5
Mild 7,517 Clicks Pub: Jan 28, 08
Garden On Your Desktop
The Sensory Lamp Concept
Are you sitting in front of the computer all day? You forgot how fresh air, nature and sunlight feels? If this is the case, close the browser, switch off the computer, and go out for a walk while the sun… [More]
Flat Pack Garden Pot - Electricwig Design
SCORE: 2.2
Mild 10,975 Clicks Pub: Feb 26, 08
Flat Pack Garden Pot
Electricwig Design
Founded by Tim Denton and Johanna Van Daalen in 2001, Electricwig has a reputation for creating furniture, objects and installations with a stylish sense of humour. The 123 Garden aims to help people… [More]
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