Planting green roofs and living walls /

This book introduces a new concept to gardeners. Planting on roofs and walls began in Europe, but it is now becoming popular all over the world. Green roofs and walls reduce pollution and run-off, and also help insulate and reduce the maintenance needs of buildings. This book discusses the practical...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Dunnett, Nigel
Other Authors: Kingsbury, Noël
Format: Book
Published: Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2008.
Edition:Rev. and updated ed., [2nd ed.].
Table of Contents:
  • Why build green roofs?
  • Constructing green roofs
  • Planting on green roofs
  • Facade greening
  • Living walls, structures, and surfaces
  • Roof-greening plant directory
  • Facade-greening plant directory
  • Suppliers.