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Flowers & Plants in Metro Men’s Rooms
Flowers & Plants in Metro Men's Rooms

Low-cost greenery to improve pedestrian spaces.

Extra Curbside Space
Extra Curbside Space

Extra curbside space eked out for a planter row.

Makeshift plastic rope trellis for morning glory
Makeshift plastic rope trellis for morning glory

Is this a new trend? I am looking forward to watching these plants grow this summer.

Plastic Hothouses
Plastic Hothouses

Simple and effective hothouse solution in plastic.

Dense and mature sidewalk garden in Chiyoda
Dense and mature sidewalk garden in Chiyoda

The planting is amazingly thick, creating a green wall between the sidewalk and the large boulevard. . .

Sidewalk bitter melons in plastic buckets & twine
Sidewalk bitter melons in plastic buckets & twine

Bitter melon growing in plastic buckets with an elaborate plastic twine trellis supported by a tree branch

Summer Blackberries in Tokyo
Summer Blackberries in Tokyo

All the classic elements: use of public space in unexpected way, display of citizens’ care and skills, recycling of simple materials…..