20 Jan '12, 11am

How cute! London artist makes miniature gardens in the road cracks and potholes. #art

How cute! London artist makes miniature gardens in the road cracks and potholes. #art

© Stephanie Wolff/the pothole gardener When TreeHugger profiled Pete Dungey , an artist making miniature gardens in the cracks in Oxford's roads, we wrote that he "works alone, but hopes that others will follow his lead." Turns out a fellow Brit has been treading the same ground all along, adding an extra dose of whimsy to the already adorable little patches of green. Dungey's counterpart, Londoner Steve Wheen , "fills potholes in roads and sidewalks with soil and living plants, decorating the spaces with miniature props to create tiny worlds," according to the European design site designboom. © Steve Wheen/the pothole gardener Like many other guerrilla gardeners who have come before him, this pothole gardener says he was inspired by the lack of green space in his neighborhood and a frustrated desire to garden . Drawing Smiles And Creating Community With their teeny-tiny c...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/lawn-garden/london-pothole-gard...

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