Nice idea, shame it’s Italian made

The world’s first vertical forest is under construction in Milan. As reported at ThisBigCity, the brainchild of architect Stefano Boeri, the €65 million ‘Bosco Verticale’ is already under construction. When complete, the skyscrapers will contain luxury apartments, each one equipped with a copious balcony specially designed to hold around 900 small trees and other plants. If planted on the ground the total vegetation would cover an area of 10,000 square metres. More…

Not to be critical of the Italians but, leaning tower?…..Anyone? Huh. Anyone? Nevermind.

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