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4 Inspiring Urban Rooftop Gardens

The day is coming when gardens will be a more common sight than black tar on a roof. Here are a few green roofs we've been admiring at Gardenista. Above: Just planted. In a year, the grasses and s…

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The World’s Most Inspiring City Block?

There is jubilation on Lincoln Road in the normally quiet neighborhood of Lefferts Gardens: The block between Bedford and Rogers Avenues has for the second time been named the Greenest Block in the …

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A DIY Garden for Small Space Living

According to Michelle Slatalla, editor of Gardenista, vegetables can thrive in wine boxes or in other crates if you follow a few simple steps. Here are some tips and tools to help get you started. For…

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A Real Food Hero (video)

As a longtime Food Activist and leader, Karen Washington has paved the way for farmer’s markets and urban gardens in the South Bronx, one of the poorest and most obese counties in the nation. She is a…

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