You are here

Vertical Forest taking root around the world

Milanese architect Stefano Boeri's project being exported all over the world from China to the Netherlands

A view of the leafy towers dominating the Milan skyline. The architect used more than 20,000 trees and plants to adorn the high-rise buildings from top to bottom.


AS balconies bristle with tree branches and sunshine dapples the leaves of thousands of plants, two apartment buildings in the heart of Milan have almost disappeared under lush forest.

The brainchild of Milanese architect Stefano Boeri, the Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest)...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to