June 10, 2011
Calling these protest plantings in Madrid “ecosystems” is going a step too far (as is calling the cake protectors covering them “greenhouses”), but the impetus behind their installation is noble: To protest a lack of greens paces in the city’s center.

Calling these protest plantings in Madrid “ecosystems” is going a step too far (as is calling the cake protectors covering them “greenhouses”), but the impetus behind their installation is noble: To protest a lack of greens paces in the city’s center.

May 21, 2011
Graffiti made from moss. Now we’ve seen everything!
Fabulous work from the British artist Anna Garforth.
Via Anthology.

Graffiti made from moss. Now we’ve seen everything!

Fabulous work from the British artist Anna Garforth.

Via Anthology.

May 6, 2011
Our friends over at the Hudson Valley Seed Library, along with Annie Novak, assistant manager of NYBG’s Ruth Rea Howell Family Garden, will be on-hand at the New Museum's Festival of Ideas for the New City on Saturday, May 7, where they will be helping participants create “seed sculptures" a creative take on the concept of the "seed bomb."

Our friends over at the Hudson Valley Seed Library, along with Annie Novak, assistant manager of NYBG’s Ruth Rea Howell Family Garden, will be on-hand at the New Museum's Festival of Ideas for the New City on Saturday, May 7, where they will be helping participants create “seed sculptures" a creative take on the concept of the "seed bomb."

April 4, 2011
"Six and a half years ago I realized I was itching to do something more than just a little bit of a window box or something more than house plants and the opportunity was on my doorstep, neglected public flower beds. … I decided I would be the one who started doing something about it."

— Great interview with Richard Reynolds, founder of the Guerrilla Gardening movement. What do you think of Guerrilla Gardening?

(Source: abcnews.go.com)

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