Mapping Mississippi Street (Portland OR) Very clean diagram showing the amenities on the street corridor with a figure ground of just the corridor. Nice color scheme, and the diagram is not too busy and distracting.
Singapore& green development, Gardens by the Bay, is part of Singapore& redevelopment and new downtown area at Marina Bay. It features three waterfront gardens -- Bay East, Bay Central and Bay South, which opens to the public on June
Supertrees, high-tech flowers: Singapore's incredible new attraction, Gardens by the Bay One of the world's coolest 'green' initiatives, the innovative gardens feature solar-powered trees and climate-controlled flower domes
guest house/garden retreat/playhouse made from a repurposed steel shipping container by Jim Poteet of Poteet Architects in San Antonio, Texas. For more on the project, see our Q & A with Poteet in The Architect Is In: Container as Guest House.
Interesting:) Mosquito grass (a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes the strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away. In addition to being a very functional patio plant, Lemon Grass is used in cooking Asian Cuisine, adding a light lemony taste
Photographer Marianne Kjølner snapped this pair of photographs of a bizarre tree in Denmark - West coast, a very windy place were there isn’t much that can grow. So the tree can only grow where it has shelter.