43,695 plant roofs Contemporary Home Design Photos

Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Garden Pavilion
Ideabooks864
Questions1
Green roofs only work if they include "people places", or invite people to come. Otherwise the plant material will be neglected and die or be overgrown with weeds. This one accomplishes just this thing!
Green roof also serves as an entertaining
Roof terrace garden with fire pit
roof top garden for additional private living space
really like the green roof idea, especially when it could be a garden or slope into the landscape. I like the porch on the roof top surrounded by green.
as your architect and structural engineer are on the same page about your desires for a green roof, there should be no problem for a new home to meet the structural requirements. For retrofitted green roofs, you have to be a bit careful. Requirements will depend a lot on what part of the country you
“Fogueira chao” — leonmasi
Elad Gonen
1 Review
exterior
Ideabooks3,211
Questions5
Nice pink plants in large pots
can you plant bouganvillia in pots?
pretty bougainvillea pots on roof garden
mixture of paving, decking and plants on terrace
put a bed on the roof? something partially sheltered? sexy.
Love the hot pink, don't know what plant this is.
Bougainvillea planted in tall planters...nice.
terrace plants...Roof garden...Roof top idea...potted plants...roof terrace...container plants
“Piso” — afos2010
Natural Balance Home Builders
9 Reviews
Custom Renovation
Ideabooks5,258
Questions5
plants around the edge, open space
Interesting roof line. Slanted roof with part of building rising above.
Interesting roof line. Slanted roof with part of building rising
Glass Roof to cover a Patio/Space
Second floor patio is neat with the "sky lights" and the "roof."
House and pot plants
nice plants...plant in pot...slanted roof...Plants in pots....Deck roof...Plants in pots!...potted plants...roof terrace...container plants
“Color” — Solange Skimmeli
Johnston Architects
6 Reviews
Howe Street Remodel
Ideabooks695
Questions1
Plants for a hot colour palette.
Ideas for using tropical plants in a confined space.
the way the colors in the plants coordinate
tall plant along wall with orange
I like the mixture of color and texture of the plants
Orange can dominate in mixed plantings, but here, in a border with mixed colors, it has been used to add that something extra.Cleverly the designer has linked the orange throughout the design — from the leaves of the Crocosmia to the flowers of the Canna and even the parasol. The eye is led smoothly
“like the umbrella” — rsbazinet
WA design
8 Reviews
Saratoga Creek House
Ideabooks757
Questions1
Plants. Water tolerant? Shade or sun?
Front patio with design in slab and planted paver steps
board Roof is VM zinc
Curved roof, beam supports, central wall to ceiling glass...
curved roof & stucco
love this setting and roof
Exterior curved roof 1
Open curved roof...curved roof...Curve roof...Like curved roof...potted plants...roof brackets...roof line...container plants...curved roof...mass planting
“Outside -the -box thinking for the wood burner. Who would think clever could be attractive too.” — starfaced
Dufner Heighes Inc
roof top terrace
Ideabooks16,915
Questions9
ipe deck, outdoor fireplace, teak furniture, planters, container garden, steel windows, roof deck, roof terrace
legal requirements to install a fireplace of a NYC roof? Is that gas, wood or propane?
Even if the furniture is mad for outdoors, when it rains do we need to constantly cover or bring in the pillows etc? Are there retractable roofs/covers instead to make it easier?
Love the potters the plants - although wed prefer plants you don't have to water and the lanterns
decking fire place need a roof
if only we could do a roof renovation
this one. This home does not have a sprawling yard and garden; it has a modestly sized deck in an intensely urban area. But some plush seating, potted plants and elegant flooring make it a place that's made for a warm morning with a cup of coffee and the paper.
“Patio” — shellsbells
Rikki Snyder
5 Reviews
North and South Terraces: Gunn Landscape Architecture and Vert Gardens
Ideabooks1,728
Questions4
Really good use of substantial plantings, yet minimal.
Plants, Shrubs, & Trees
Plant Choices...Roof terrace...NYC roof...Roof deck sections...potted plants...roof garden...roof terrace...container plants
“floor” — llasater
kevin akey - azd architects - michigan
11 Reviews
kevin akey
Ideabooks6,037
Questions11
I love the lights in the wood on the roof.
Curved roof over entry and flat roof with high windows.
Integration of stucco, stone, roof overhangs
curved roof at entryway and clerestory windows
roof overhang, size and placement of windows below overhang
No entry Columbs or swooped roof entry, but I do like everything else.
“Second view” — Sandra Coser
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