‘Avant gardens’: When art, design and a whole load of plants collide
Jake Wallis Simons, CNN
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12:55 PM EDT, Mon June 29, 2015
The world's most avant garde gardens —
The avant garde garden design movement dispenses with traditional conceptions of gardens in favor of a more sculpture-like approach. These "Supertrees", designed by Grant Associates, are found in Gardens by the Bay in Singapore. The Supertrees, conceived to be like mature trees "without the wait", are the height of a tall building and support a living "skin" of plants.