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Trewinnard van Kerkhof
Trewinnard van Kerkhof

Urban gardening at its most creative. Really love the concept and imagine that implementing hydroponic walls as building blocks of future homes will be a common practice. 

Chong Xiang
Chong Xiang

I think it seems hardly impossible that such beautiful living walls will catch on in china at present.But I really love them that is environmentally friendly and lively!It will be a effective way to solve the pollution!

James Rizzo
James Rizzo

We have been working with Living Walls for 8 years now, and sell various systems from Hydroponic to Consumer friendly products. Horzonital is out and Vertical is IN.

Arturo Flores
Arturo Flores

I´d like to make   interest in that practic anti-earthageing to all the  goverment leaders, so simple so far to consider the polution solution.

Amanda Barnett
Amanda Barnett

This is exciting! I hope this becomes more widespread - useful AND beautiful. I'm imagining city streets bursting with greenery, overflowing with unlimited opportunities for creativity in design and implementation, an everyday opportunity to immerse ourselves in nature. Some questions arise: would this create a surge in landscape architecture? Would this eliminate graffiti? Could fruits and vegetables be grown for the public's picking? Would greenery become a new medium for mural art? Would more birds poop in the street? Philosophical stuff here...perhaps the future will not be cold, stark, and streamlined like it is often depicted in the sci-fi flick of the week - instead maybe it will be pulsing with life and imagination.

Dailing Chen
Dailing Chen

l hope it can be put into  action broadlly in the future 

Papa Foote
Papa Foote

"We" have so much "innovative thinking" available - "We" just need more "Minds" to work through it! 

ANANYA DASH
ANANYA DASH

BUT,MAY BE THE PLANTED AREAS WILL BE A HOME TO SOME UNWANTED CREATURES.
SO,HOW IS IT SAFE.?

Walter Matera
Walter Matera

You know, green walls on existing buildings and 'Bosca Viricale' new construction might just make cities pleasant places to live instead of the sterile, money-grubbing warrens they are now.

Jonathan Wojcik
Jonathan Wojcik

@ANANYA DASH What "unwanted creatures?" You mean the harmless, beneficial insects and arachnids that thrive under healthy natural conditions? Have you never lived in a home with an actual, green yard in your entire life? "Creatures" are a fact of living, or they should be for anyone but a sheltered germophobic nut.

Chad Sichello
Chad Sichello

@ANANYA DASH With hundreds of Green Walls installed, we've never had an issue with pests.  Please check out website for more information, www.gsky.com.

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