The year 2020 has a certain doomsday aesthetic. That is, out of nowhere everyone uses brand new phrases. We like to say things like "flattening the curve" and "social distancing". A few weeks ago, these terms were not part of our common vernacular. The streets of the city are now quiet. They are abandoned to stop the devastating effects of the COVID-19 virus. It is quiet, highly contagious and dangerous. The only way to stay safe is to stay away from other people.
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In the meantime, we discovered the inherent problems with the toilet paper supply chain when the company was closed. As a result, everyone is concerned about possible food shortages. Those who are lucky enough to have gardens and outdoor space can grow and grow their own vegetables. Do not despair if you are trapped in a city apartment. There is no need to feel excluded from the future of self-sufficiency. Even in the smallest of spaces, you can grow food for yourself and your family. Check out these 1
10 Awesome Urban Gardens
They are making great strides with their apartment gardens in Milan, Italy. For example, these balconies with full trees and bushes. They are surely a consolation for the people who have been quarantined in the past month. Even if you don't live in a tropical climate, you can grow fruit and nut trees like peach, cherry, papaya and honey apple, all of which can survive cold and / or harsh winters.
In Pàdova, Italy, they use every inch of outside space to give the buildings green.
During the summer months, a window box sits on an unused radiator and gets enough sunlight to grow a few herbs, succulents and a few selected vegetables.
Transform objects around the house from crowded eyesores into attractive planters. You can use a step ladder, a shelf, or a bookcase. Next, add ceramic pots or planters and fill them with flowers, herbs, or vegetables.
You don't have to spend a lot of money on dedicated planters either. As long as you have potting soil, gravel or sand for drainage, and some unused vases, bowls, and mugs, you'll have an excellent start to a DIY herb or vegetable window garden.
Elaborate garden or city balcony? At first glance, this city garden looks like a misplaced part of the magical forest.
With large windows and large planters, you can enjoy home grown citrus fruits, avocados or olives regardless of the climate.
In Spain, grapevines and trees take over the streets and the balcony gardens. Even in the smallest of spaces. It is obvious that people in Alicante city have surrounded themselves with nature.
Fittingly in Covent Garden, the green covers the entire exterior of this London building. There are also overflow windowsill boxes in front of each window. 10/10 for city gardens.
And finally, this part of Monaco combines colorful outdoor areas with lush roof and balcony gardens. Every house, even in the city, has trees, shrubs and vines.
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