French botanist Patrick Blanc is a pioneer in soil-free systems for growing gardens on indoor and outdoor load-bearing walls. Vertical gardens temper urban heat islands, improve air quality and insulate the building, reducing energy consumption.
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space defined by modern pergola over outdoor dining furniture and an outdoor living room on raised platform with a paneled wall as a backdrop. Straight lines go with the modern architecture of the home.
In a modern house by Sebastian Mariscal, the guest bedroom, with furniture from Room & Board, overlooks the bridge above the dining courtyard. The home’s landscape architecture is by Ventura, California–based Jack Kiesel. Photo by Coral von Zumwalt.