19 Dec '11, 11am

Guerrilla Grafters Create Illegal, Fruit-Bearing Street Trees

Guerrilla Grafters Create Illegal, Fruit-Bearing Street Trees

Fair Companies /Video screen capture The other day when I complained about "eye bombers" who post plastic googly eyes on things to "humanize the streets" , many thought I was being too much of a stickler for rules. "There is an inherent value in breaking the rules," said Ruben in the comments, explaining that it's time to shake things up. Fair Companies /Video screen capture I'm sure those people will dig what the Guerrilla Grafters are doing in San Francis—surreptitiously grafting on fruit-bearing branches onto otherwise ornamental street trees. Fair Companies /Video screen capture The idea is to demonstrate how silly it is to be investing in growing plants in our urban environments, and yet not use those plants to provide multiple benefits to the populations that live there. But more than that, they say, they are setting out to "undo civilization, one branch at a time", ...

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