220,876 planted roof Home Design Photos

Feldman Architecture, Inc.
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Mill Valley Cabins
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Could you kindly tell me what base you used in which to plant this rooftop garden? how deep was your soil ?
what materials do I need and what type of plants?
green roof flat roof just like my house
could we do this on one of our roofs?
green roof, but ours is too steep for this.
Turning the roof into a garden?! :D
to treat the roof as a canvas, more so than a typical green roof, and designed it as a living piece of art, full of succulents and other plants found throughout the project.
First steps: Once your contractor has installed and water tested the membrane, your roof is ready to be planted. There are two
two ways to do this: Use a modular system of planted living roof trays.Add soil and plant your roof as though it were a garden in the ground, as shown here.
“green roof” — 210176th
Spore Design
Magnolia Residence
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The roof is sloped to scuppers on the edge of the parapets and drains to downspouts. The liveroof system sits on top of this and freely drains. The decking is built on tapered PT sleepers that are cut to fit the slope of the roof below.
variety of sedum used in the live roof system. ...
love the deck combined with green roof
plantings built right in to soften the hardscape
Planted borders. Creating areas that are
system by LiveRoof for this roof deck, with sedum already”
Using plants to create off limits vs guard rails.
planting the edge of the deck
Plant along boarder to eliminate the need for a boarder
Built in Flower bed or other plant feature within deck
Give a roof new purpose.Part deck, part planted roof. this kind of design helps lessen the amount of rainwater runoff.
“integrated planting area” — Allison Stites
Maison Warehouse
"Home Redefined, Inside & Out" Servicing Northern Virginia
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Arcadia Communities
Loudon County Custom Home Builder
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ZeroEnergy Design
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Living Green Roof with Solar Panels
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Living Green Roof with Solar Panels
Modern Cape Cod green home earned LEED Gold certification for green features including solar electric, a green roof, and the use of sustainable materials. Construction by Cape Associates. Photos by Michael J Lee. Green architecture by ZeroEnergy Design. ...
is set on a flat roof with an angled racking system, and has two rows of panel set behind each other, for a total of approximately 2.5kW. Initial estimates put the production at about on third of the homes requirements, but it has actually been producing closer to half. Also on the roof are 2 solar thermal
LEED certified, with solar paneled roof designed by ZeroEnergy Design
The hybrid system by LiveRoof uses trays with soil and plants placed
“ORANGE” — Muein Fallaha
"Home Redefined, Inside & Out" Servicing Northern Virginia
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Colleen Brett
Wyncote home - exterior
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What are the barriers between the soil on the roof and the sheathing? (And the doors are hung upside down, with one of the braces replaced. If it was necessary to hang them upside down, then the braces need to be reversed, which should be easy if they need to be replaced,)
like the concept of a roof/grass combo
The advantage of modular roof trays like the ones used on this shed roof is that they come preplanted, so you don’t have to worry about whether your plantings will take. They can also
New shed old door grass roof
The advantage of modular roof trays like the ones used on this shed roof is that they come preplanted, so you don’t have to worry about whether your plantings will take. They can also offer easier access to the waterproofing below and increased water retention.The
“like doors for shed” — Britney Lane
Noland Landscape Design
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Noland Landscape Design
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Naturalistic garden featuring lush plantings for year round interest, new entry fence with arbor and modern garden shed green roof. Photos by Bill Noland.
see the roof growing vegetation rather than the shed itself?!
I wonder if plants on the coop roof would increase
squat coop with flowers on roof
tool shed w planter on roof
“I love these roofs. Not only looks great, it's green.” — Betsy Vardy
Natural Balance Home Builders
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Green Roofs
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What species of plant are in the foreground? They look spectacular together!
innovative technologies like green roofs (sometimes called living roofs) to increase the amount of green space on a small lot.
The hills are alive! Are you more of a country dweller at heart? Bring an Alpine summer meadow to your rooftop by planting a living roof and you’ll instantly be transported
transported out of the city. Get expert advice before you start, as your roof will need to be properly re-enforced, but then get as creative as you like with coloured and scented plants.
Here we can see more of its appeal. The roof itself is pretty, but it also is located to be seen by the upper floors in the adjacent house, which has its own planters and a smaller patch of green roof.
“rooftop houses” — Sandra Ormoquez
Amber Freda NYC Garden Design
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NYC Roof Garden: Terrace Composite Deck, Planter Boxes, Container Garden, Plants
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NYC Roof Garden: Terrace Composite Deck, Planter Boxes, Container Garden, Plants
This wrap-around NYC roof garden design features a custom-built planter 15'x30' made of red cedar and filled with a lush mix of evergreens, spiral junipers, and flowers. Read more about this garden on my blog, ....
Plant small evergreens on roof deck????
plants off end of walkway for us/
Roof deck with plants as part of railing
NYC garden roof red cedar ...
Planter boxes and container plants on rooftop terrace
like roof deck, color pallet, and layout + use of materials
“.” — bubblysock
Maienza-Wilson Interior Design + Architecture
14 Reviews
California Sustainable Home
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Love the green living roof, who designed and installed it?
What material was used for the slanted roof top?
Thanks no problem. Its called Live Roof. Go to, ... . Because I also am in So Cal. I actually went to the nursery where the material is grown in Santa Maria and design / selected material
i like the roofing that has plantation on it and then a mixing of a butterfly roof on the rest of the building
natural roof. Opaque screen doors
green roof, nice landscape design for the patio area, use of lots of greenery and modern look
green roof and driveway, natural materials
succulents live on the roofs of the garage and the pool house. The roof installations provide passive cooling inside both spaces and increase permeable surfaces on the property to reduce water runoff. On the main house, a rainwater harvesting system takes rainwater from the roof and deck to a 5,000-gallon
“rooftop cooling” — islanddeb66
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