Ask the Expert: Roof Garden Basics with Designer Julie Farris

Ask the Expert: Roof Garden Basics with Designer Julie Farris (Gardenista: Sourcebook for Outdoor Living)

16 Magnificent Rooftop Designs That Everyone Need To See

Garden Amazing Exterior Of Terrace Garden For Rooftop Completed With Wooden Bench And Chairs Also Table Yellow Pillowcase Well Cut Bushes Green Grass Some Yews And Round Green Ground Innovation of Amazing Terrace Garden Design

This roof terrace in Zurich is equipped with an Esthec Terrace. The terrace flooring system gives this roofterrace a unique and luxurious feel. Esthec Terrace offers unprecedented freedom in colour which allows the terrace to be integrated into an

Ask the Expert: Roof Garden Basics with Designer Julie Farris

Read our 10 top tips for building a roof garden using beds or planters, from designer Julie Farris. (And see her own roof garden in Brooklyn, New York.

built-in seating and planters though all those strips of wood too much! Wooden decking & seating by Peter Doy & Son, Chelsea, London

Urban Roof Terrace

When nature conquer rooftop! I love this urban rooftop terrace, a cool place to relax in this world of concrete!

West Village Penthouse Terrace Meadow Grove Marpillero Pollak Architects

looks like "cor-ten" again. Raised bed vegetable beds like this aesthetic to you? I like the idea of using wood planks and sticking to that theme, but cor-ten is good for separating spaces into clean lines (rock from turf from ornamental grasses).

Bowles & Wyer are urban landscape designers, and can maximise your roof space. This example is from a London Roof Terrace

Roof terrace with decking, artificial level lawn and LED lighting design at New Concordia Wharf

Great use of rooftop space! Take advantage of a barren rooftop to create an outdoor space filled with raised garden beds, vegetable containers, and comfortable seating areas ready to entertain friends and family. See more ideas on rooftop gardening.

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