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15 Incredible Vertical Garden Designs

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What is a Vertical Garden?

A vertical garden is a garden that is grown vertically, rather than a traditional garden, which is grown horizontally on in-ground. Vertical gardens are grown in homes, backyards and cities, where ground space is limited. They are often grown right on the walls, on the outside of the buildings; however some are grown indoors.

Why plant a Vertical Garden?

If your house or backyard is lacking ground space, but want a home garden, a vertical garden may be a great solution. You can use your walls, or racks, to build a garden vertically, instead of the old fashioned in-ground garden outdoors.  Another unexpected benefit of a vertical garden, is that it will turn any space, whether it’s your house walls or a room into something that will be a delight to everyone’s eyes. It can transform old walls into a spectacular nature’s exhibit. The garden is also like a filter for your house. Certain plants do a great job of filtering and improving the air quality around them. Which is a great feature because a lot of homes have little to no air circulation and windows and doors are usually shut.  And if you are growing vegetables, it will provide you with a never ending supply of food, that’s always fresh and on demand.

Vertical gardens can be used as a centerpiece for your living space, as a part of modern design or as a food supply. Vertical gardens are the future of design, as they connect nature with our homes, giving a smooth and relaxing transition between indoor and outdoor life. Whichever way you put your vertical garden to use, is up to you, but one thing is for sure, vertical gardens are here to stay.

Ready to Start?

Are you inspired to start your own vertical garden? Here are 15 incredible vertical gardens that will blow your mind!

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Vertical Garden designed for a Bathroom. Every bathroom could use this.

Vertical Garden designed for a Bathroom. Every bathroom could use a little “fresh air”.

Vertical Garden on the exterior of a home. Talk about a green house!

Vertical Garden on the exterior of a home. Talk about a green house!

Nice green view at a Hotel. ITC Gardenia.

Nice green view at a Hotel. ITC Gardenia.

vertical garden tub

How would you like a little hot water, some bubbles and a whole lot of green? This vertical garden tub looks very cozy.

For those that are more about efficiency and production.

For those that are more about efficiency and production.

Here's some office space that utilizes eco design and vertical gardens. Wouldn't this make your day at the office a little better? Fresh air,more exciting, and in touch with nature. Can't lose.

Here’s some office space that utilizes eco design and vertical gardens. Wouldn’t this make your day at the office a little better? Fresh air,more exciting, and in touch with nature. Can’t lose.

This residential courtyard understands modern design.

This residential courtyard understands modern design.

 

Pershing Hall hotel, Paris

Pershing Hall hotel, Paris

 

A very modern and green boutique store.

A very modern and green boutique store.

Going green in Tokyo.

Going green in Tokyo.

 

Space efficient and modern vertical garden design.

Space efficient and modern vertical garden design.

CaixaForum gallery, Madrid Spain. This"Living Painting" contains more than 15,000 plants, from over 250 species ad is over 78 foot high!

CaixaForum gallery, Madrid Spain. This “Living Painting” contains more than 15,000 plants, from over 250 species and is over 78 foot high!

Does this bar also sell smoothies? Because it's the greenest bar we've ever seen.

Does this bar also sell smoothies? Because it’s the greenest bar we’ve ever seen.

Just can't go wrong with the outdoor showers and hot tubs, especially when they are accompanied by a beautiful nature background.

Just can’t go wrong with the outdoor showers and hot tubs, especially when they are accompanied by a beautiful nature background.

Vertical gardens sure know how to make an entrance!

Vertical gardens sure know how to make an entrance!

And that’s all the vertical gardens we have for you today. If you enjoyed this post make sure to like and share it, so we know what to post more of! You can also submit your own content as well. Remember to put your boring plain walls and your creativity to use!

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