Vertical Gardens: The Living Wall Trend Grows

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Vertical garden designed by Flora Grubb, via Remodelista

The vertical garden has gained popularity over the last few years, thanks to French botanist Patric Blanc who used the green walls widely in his world renowned work. Aren't they gorgeous?

Good art. Good green for the home. And, if you want, even good food.



I love this vertical salad garden, which is grown in an repurposed antique door. It makes for great art and food.



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Vertical salad garden

(photo: Stefano Paltera / For the Times)


Of course, now Smith & Hawken is selling large vertical garden walls (found via shelterrific). But they're $399, so I know you crafty DIY-ers are going to come up with something on your own.


Large vertical garden, Smith & Hawken


+++ Do you have a vertical garden indoors or outdoors? If not, do you want one now? I sure do...


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