Congratulations to Tournesol Siteworks TerraScreen distributor Bullis Bromeliads, who won the prestigious 1st place booth award at the 2010 TPIE in Ft. Lauderdale. Continue reading Bullis Bromeliads gets 1st Place Booth at TPIE with TerraScreen!
We might not have made the BuildingGreen.com editor’s top 10 list, but our VGM and TerraScreen living wall products were named as part of their People’s Choice Top 10 GreenSpec Products for 2009. They compiled the list as follows:
Simple analysis of our website traffic statistics reveals which of those 2,000-plus products you read, researched, and generally clicked on most during 2009.
We’ve garnered a lot of good press for the developments in the living wall business thus far, but the BuildingGreen.com rankings showed that it’s not just the media that are interested. While we’d be flattered to think that this is entirely due to our great products (and really good press releases), clearly the architectural and design community is very interested in living wall systems! We’ll see if the attention continues to build in 2010.
Greenscaped Buildings, our partner that is installing, among other things, edible living walls at Mario Batali’s Pizzeria Mozza in Los Angeles and another at Urban Core, a non-profit in San Diego, passed along this link to a San Diego foodie blog.
Caron Golden, of “To Market, To Market, with San Diego Foodstuff”, visited Jim Mumford and took the opportunity to review his edible wall work (much thanks for her permission to reprint the section shown below): Continue reading More on Edible Living Walls featuring Tournesol…
We’ve just filed a patent on our new VertiGreen™ Hybrid product! It cuts the cost of a living wall in half, without sacrificing the durability or creating a long-term maintenance nightmare. Continue reading Tournesol files patent on new pre-grown trellis product
In part 3 of the Garfield Park discussion, we’ll highlight the green side of the installation. Continue reading Garfield Park Conservatory, Part 3 – Planting and Growing in the modules
The ecomii blog, a “single, credible and comprehensive resource for everything healthy and green”, published a report naming Tournesol Sitework’s TerraScreen interior greenwall system one of their top 5 building products for commercial buildings and interiors today. Continue reading TerraScreen named in “Top 5 Building Products” at GreenBuild Show
One of the most frequently asked questions with the VGM revolves around irrigation. Continue reading Garfield Park Conservatory, Part 2 – The Irrigation System
We have so many pictures of the installation process for the Garfield Park Conservatory (a demonstration wall for the Chicago Park District), that we thought it would be easier to break this into different posts. Continue reading Garfield Park Conservatory, Part 1 – Hanging Rails & Module Ass’y