Green Roofs in Portugal

The Bright and Well Drained Conditions that Succulents Love

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What good fortune for the lucky homeowner to have a view out of their window of roof tops lush with growth and the plants spilling off the edges of the clay tiles?

Green Roofs in Portugal

When someone says 'view property' this might not be what immediately comes to mind, but this town has an attitude of generosity and sharing that is second to none.

Green Roofs in Portugal

Wouldn't you like this view out of your window?  It's a lot more interesting than just roofs, plus it has other benefits too.  The rain water is cleaned by filtering through the plants roots.

How on earth would you plant this green roof?

The clay tiles provide the best conditions to hold the plants in place, with the rough weathered surface for the roots to grab onto.

A slightly fuzzy close up of the planting...

Moss and lichen also adds to the greenery.

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