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The Planter Bike Rack Also Boasts Public Seating and a Bit of Greenery

By: Meghan Young - Published: • References: behance.net & designbuzz
Cycling season is pretty much upon us and that means there is going to be a plethora of bikes being parked along sidewalks, especially in the downtown core of certain cities; enter the Planter Bike Rack. This simple yet clever design re-imagines the typical bike rack in order to give it new life, while also sprucing up city streets.

Conceived by South Korean designer Simon, the Planter Bike Rack is not only equipped with four racks, but it also boasts public seating and a bit of greenery in its center. As an entry in the New York City Racks Competition, this rack should top the list considering its many amazing qualities. Stats for Stylish Cycle Stops Trending: Older & Chilly
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