Green hideaways high above the rooftops of the urban jungle. Community gardening in big cities is en vogue: We show you innovative approaches to urban gardening around the globe.
Urban gardening: more well-being and sustainability in metropolises
Green oasis in the middle of the urban jungle? This is exactly what urban gardening promises. The innovative trend creates green spaces in metropolises worldwide, thus promoting urban horticulture and agriculture, and in many cases uniting communities. You can find out exactly what is behind the concept and how easy it is to implement the trend in your own environment here.
From city dweller to self-catering
If you are looking for ways to actively work for climate protection, you will love Urban Gardening. In response to the increasing urbanization and associated climate-damaging factors such as CO2 emissions, urban gardening promotes sustainable production and consumption. Food can be grown and harvested on private or public spaces. The result: shorter transport routes, biodegradable waste and local recycling. We also show tips for cultivation and municipal projects to discover.
Easy guide to urban gardening
In addition to areas for local community gardens, we present options for implementing urban gardening in your own four walls. In the garden, on the balcony and in the interior. Be it the skillful use of light or a space-saving raised bed - there are many ways to become self-sufficient in the midst of the madness of the big city. In addition to the positive aspect of environmental protection, urban gardening also guarantees non-toxic and fresh food, the added value of which is really fun.