08 Apr '11, 10am

Habitat Horticulture’s “Living Walls”

Habitat Horticulture’s “Living Walls”

The benefits of installing a living vertical wall in one’s home or business include: reducing greenhouse gas emissions, decreasing energy consumption and cost, promoting biodiversity and protecting native species. Health-wise, their living landscapes can help reduce stress and filter out harmful toxins in the air. The product also serves to use space efficiently – no need to take up precious floor space in order to add greenery when one can grow herbs, vegetables and ornamental plants on vertical wall space instead.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/04/habitat-horticulture-...

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