Garden Designer Visit: A Rooftop Meadow, Brooklyn Edition - Gardenista
When she was renovating her townhouse apartment in Cobble Hill, garden designer Julie Farris also wanted a roof garden that could play a big role in her fa
The new luxury : rooftop gardens
THE NEW LUXURY: ROOFTOP GARDENS Where super-density reigns, cities have to get creative. Rooftops are all fair game when it comes to giving city dwellers a place to relax. So green is getting up, with city residents transforming adjoining blank rooftops into a sprawling green oasis.
City garden inspiration
Our gallery of city gardens has plenty of ideas for designing an appealing outdoors space within the limits of the urban jungle, from compact seating areas to pretty planters, lush planting to elegant decking.
Urban Retreats: 10 Dreamy Rooftop Gardens
There’s something so beautiful and enticing about a roof garden — a little oasis in the middle of the city, a little spot of green in the midst of the concrete jungle. We’ve rounded up ten enticing examples, from New York to Belgium, to inspire your own plantings, or maybe just your envy. Above: This beautiful Brooklyn rooftop is almost like a prairie in the sky. This enormous rooftop terrace in Chelsea features multiple levels of plantings.