07 Aug '11, 12pm

Pocket Gardens Sprout on Paris's Anti-Parking Posts

A 'Potogreen' in Paris. Photo: Anne Mazauric via Paule Kingleur . Necessary as they are to keep cars from blocking the sidewalk, anti-parking posts, or bollards, can be an ugly sight in a city. Parisian artist Paule Kingleur has commandeered some of the 335,000 posts in the French capital as sites for hanging micro-gardens -- what she calls a neighborhood "vegetable insurrection." "Tomatoes, arugula, radishes, and flowers of all kinds" grow in these micro-gardens, according to the website Le Parisien . Kingleur worked with 600 children from Paris schools to plant the seeds and help keep them growing, she told Treehugger in an email this week about her "Potogreen " project. Sewn Out Of Recycled Tents "Children are adopting gardens. They are responsible for their care and are committed to leaving them in public spaces," Kingleur told Le Parisien. The planters themselves are ...

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treehugger.com 07 Aug '11, 12pm

A 'Potogreen' in Paris. Photo: Anne Mazauric via Paule Kingleur . Necessary as they are to keep cars from blocking the sid...

Pocket Gardens Sprout on Paris's Anti-Parking P...

treehugger.com 07 Aug '11, 12pm

A 'Potogreen' in Paris. Photo: Anne Mazauric via Paule Kingleur . Necessary as they are to keep cars from blocking the sid...

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