Thursday, April 01, 2010

Living Roof Update

I planted a few additional things on the roof today. Here we have 'hens and chicks'. Appropriate, no?

Some of the already planted things were looking good:



Some not so good:




3 comments:

  1. Anonymous11:16 AM

    That top plant is gorgeous! what is it? (I know nothing about plants) :)

    -- linds

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  2. They're my favorites, too. :) The common name is 'Hens & Chicks', jovibarba heuffelii Blugarian.

    I would love to have something that looks like this, eventually: http://www.sunset.com/garden/backyard-projects/diy-vertical-succulent-garden-project-00400000063442/page8.html

    But it's going to take a while to grow in. ;)

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  3. Anonymous9:35 AM

    Oh...that's pretty! Your roof is going to look great! That's ALMOST pretty enough to make me forget that I have a black thumb and attempt it...almost ;)

    -- linds

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