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Tree Breaks out of Pot and into Soil
Tree Breaks out of Pot and into Soil

I wish that governments and residents would begin to de-pave Tokyo, and it’s great to see that domestic plants are not waiting for us to act.

Rainy Day Ramble in far West SuburbZ
Rainy Day Ramble in far West SuburbZ

Rainy ramble in far west Tokyo suburbs

Entrance Markers
Entrance Markers

A ramshackle arrangement.

Wire Pot Plant Hangers
Wire Pot Plant Hangers

Wire twisted into pot plant holders to decorate roadside residential fencing.

Trees Support Pots Support Trees
Trees Support Pots Support Trees

Mature trees support their still-potted adolescent friend.

Mini-Watermelon Stand
Mini-Watermelon Stand

A little support for a little melon.

Pipe-Based Potplant Holder
Pipe-Based Potplant Holder

External piping engaged as potplant holder in central Harajuku.

Okra is a popular alley plant
Okra is a popular alley plant

What’s growing in your neighborhood?

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. . .

Balcony overflows with bougainvillea and other plants
Balcony overflows with bougainvillea and other plants

This corner balcony must have 40 or even 100 plants. I wonder what it looks like from inside the apartment.

Curbside Planting Technique
Curbside Planting Technique

Pots-on-pots for a quick and cheap way to add garden space at the residential border.