LANDSCAPING OUR CITIES – SYDNEY’S NEWEST TREND

gardens of anfaA movement is underway in recent times whereby drap apartments located in the CBD are being revitalized with strips of vibrant foliage making spectacular appearances on city facades. It’s not just in Sydney, its an international trend. New garden apartments are being built in Casablanca with flowering vines sprawling across the facades of four tower blocks. Each floor of the three 16-storey residential towers will feature wrap-around balconies with screens made from an interwoven mesh. The balcony walls will be planted with jasmine or white bougainvillea, an ornamental vine native to South America. http://www.outdoordesign.com.au/news-info/Gardens-of-Anfa/1897.html

Meanwhile in Sydney a new article posted this week describes how the City of Sydney has been working towards making the CBD greener through the installation of green roofs. central park sydneyYou can see a good example of this with vertical gardens on the facade of One Central Park. A parking station was recently beautified with vertical gardens (http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/city-east/green-touch-hopes-to-transform-ugly-goulburn-st-carpark-into-a-beautiful-vertical-garden/story-fngr8h22-1226857887904) and Sydney recently unveiled its largest veritcial garden at the new One Central Park in Chipendale (http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/city-east/central-at-central-park-shopping-mall-opens-today-in-chippendale/story-fngr8h22-1226749502920)
#infinitypropertyagents #infinityproperty #verticalgardens

Bernie Tynes
Marketing Manager
Infinity Property Agents – Sydney

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About Infinity Property Agents

Infinity Property Agents manage the sale, property management, leasing, valuations, cleaning of properties in East: Maroubra ,Kingsford and Kensington Lower North: Mosman, Neutral Bay, Crows Nest and North Sydney Inner City : Alexandria, Waterloo, Zetland and Rosebery As an independent property management company, we offer a more personalised service, with over 400 happy clients and a dedicated team of property professionals with expertise of over 20 years experience in the local property market. We are always on the look out for talented agents and welcome contact via our website at http://www.infinityproperty.com.au/
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