Wildflowers can be planted on green roofs. In fact as this video suggests looking at natural wind blown habitats can provide a guide to the right kind of plants to add to a green roof planting list.
This weeks featured video sees Dusty Gedge discuss green roof plants.
Green roofs are a win win along with green walls in cities, the UK committee on climate change notes in the ‘UK Climate Change Risk Assessment Evidence’ report. Green roofs and walls alone will not solve the potential problems of climate change in cities but their are a significant part of the menu.
Food growing in London on green roofs is on the rise. This weeks photograph shows a food growing plot on a high end office.
Climate risk and green roofs featured in a number of interesting pieces last week. From Dhaka in Bangladesh to Berlin via the UK, green infrastructure will be key to resilience. Dhaka provides a tax incentive for green roofs The Bangladeshi capital Dhaka joins a swathe of cities around the world that are incentivising…