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Ashtray Birdfeeder
Ashtray Birdfeeder

Adding life, scent and song to suburban Tokyo.

Hanging Pots off a Breeze Block Wall
Hanging Pots off a Breeze Block Wall

Simple and novel solution.

Curbside Tiered Garden
Curbside Tiered Garden

Molded to the edge of the plot.

Wire Pot Plant Hangers
Wire Pot Plant Hangers

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

Clothes Hanger Garden
Clothes Hanger Garden

Car port hanging garden constructed from modified hangers

Eye-level Pot Plant Rack
Eye-level Pot Plant Rack

Precarious yet thoughtful, this construction does not intrude into the narrow thoroughfare any further than the curb line.

Striking Hanging Garden in Yanaka
Striking Hanging Garden in Yanaka

Hanging planter space 3m above a Yanaka alley.

Lush Green Wall Collage
Lush Green Wall Collage

Unplanned and hectic but built up slowly over many years. Temporary in form and materials but not in presence.

Pocket Garden in Astroturf
Pocket Garden in Astroturf

A cute pocket garden constructed from waste materials.

Postal Garden
Postal Garden

A very practical and compact construction.

Tree Training in Wire
Tree Training in Wire

A simple, reversible and light-handed approach to guiding garden growth.

Securing Pots on a Ledge
Securing Pots on a Ledge

Wire twisted around trellis at one end is threaded through the pots to create an intergrated, secure whole.

Curbside Assemblage with High Hanging Pots
Curbside Assemblage with High Hanging Pots

High hanging pots in wire

Tree Training in Wire
Tree Training in Wire

Another example of how to train a tree to create a traditional and elegant entranceway.

Kokubunji Hanging Garden
Kokubunji Hanging Garden

Ways to wire your hanging garden.

Clip-on Garden Shelf
Clip-on Garden Shelf

Adding a pot-plant garden with wire and wood.

Clever Hook-based Hanging Garden
Clever Hook-based Hanging Garden

A clever solution for creating a hanging garden along a breeze block wall without damaging/affecting the structure in any permanent way.