Mobile Garden “Thrones” Reign in Paris

March 27, 2015



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Perched atop rolling mobile gardens adorned with plants, insect hotels, branches, shells and more, a group of spirited young women and girls–Princesses of the Earth and Climate–paraded recently down Paris’s rue du Chemin Vert (which happens to translate to Read More…

Tricycle House and Garden

January 9, 2013



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With space at a premium in dense urban areas, a temporary residence towed by a tricycle might appeal to some. Chinese architecture company People’s Architecture Office has designed Tricycle House and Garden–a sustainable single family home intended for people in China who can’t afford land … Read More…

Dutch Artists Plant Public Mobile Vertical Gardens

June 20, 2010







A group of Dutch artists have made Amsterdam a little greener with the launch in March of the Mobile Gardens, an initiative to promote vertical gardening with citizens of Amsterdam New West.







The mobile garden project, created by artists Jair Read More…

Have Travel, Will Garden: Chicago Plants Rail Car

February 9, 2010







The Mobile Garden, recently approved by the Chicago Transit Authority, will add green space to the windy city as straphangers enjoy a flatcar train garden during their commutes. The moving urban garden, to become a part of regular … Read More…

I’m All Packed and Ready to Grow

November 27, 2009


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Talk about having baggage. But this is the good kind–the bringing of your own personal and cultural gardening personality with you wherever you go.


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Gionatta Gatto, of the Design Academy Eindhoven Graduation Project, has unveiled Urban Buds, a design … Read More…

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