Categoriearchief: 4.4 suburbs and garden cities

4.4 BUURJONGENS GREEN FENCE

All too often, the fence is a hard partition between two private gardens. Neighbours live completely separated from each other, and animals, which usually need a larger foraging area than one single garden, cannot pass through. This design offers an … Lees verder

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4.4 EVA-LANXMEER NEIGHBOURHOOD

The orchard plays a central role in the ecological neighbourhood EVA-Lanxmeer. Just as a hawthorn hedge and other vegetation, the orchard was already there before the houses were built. These formed the basis for the urban design, together with other … Lees verder

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4.4 ECO-CATHEDRALS

Around 1965, artist and ‘wild gardener’ Louis Le Roy (1924–2012) started developing so-called eco-cathedrals. The central reserve of the President Kennedylaan in Heerenveen is a strip of one and a half hectares, one kilometre long and 15 meters wide, which … Lees verder

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