Want to turn an old chair into a piece of garden furniture? (Note emphasis on the word “garden.”)
Mobile garden in the edible gardens feature in Brussels, Begium [August 2013]
MOBILE EDIBLE GARDENS in URBAN SPACES? Yes!
Methinks this item is a good addition to the growing(!) Gardens in Unexpected Places mobile gardens archive.
I love thrift store shopping and often come across items that just don’t seem to move. The slide carousel is #1. Coffee makers are a strong second. And number 3, is old briefcases. I guess no one wants to look behind the times when it comes to business, so there they sit. I can’t stand to think of anything being left out, so I put my thinking cap on and came up with a way to get them back into circulation . I introduce to you the Portable Park for all your picnic time needs.
Would you call this a garden in an unexpected place? I’m pretty sure the answer is “yes.”
Created by artist Alyson Shotz, this reflective picket fence is made entirely of mirrors and has been installed in several locations since 2003.
Each year, during the La Scala Flower Festival, about 2,000 potted plants and flowers of different shades and colors are arranged on the historic Staircase of Santa Maria del Monte to create one grand design.