Fytogreen - Triptych Apartments

Posted on: Fri, 2017-05-19 14:42   By: fytogreen
Date of completion:
2010-09-01
Designer:
Fytogreen Australia
Owner Name:
Fytogreen Australia
City:
Melbourne
State:
VIC
Country:
Australia

 
Fytogreen vertical garden on the external entrance façade from level 2 up to level 6 of Triptych Apartments, located in Melbourne’s Southbank.
Using a range of ground covers that are robust and tolerant to a range of weather conditions of around 20 species. Fytogreen’s focus on Ecological Sustainable vertical gardens, ensure that the vertical garden species selected and located specifically for survival for the natural life of the plants species used.
Our in house Botanist, who designed the array, has a swirling theme with the plants. Many flowering species are also used an ever changing vista is seen as the garden ages. 300mm gaps provide airflow through to 5 levels of car park behind.

Winner - Environmental Excellence,UDIA Victoria-High Density Development Award 2012.
Winner - Residential Development of the year, PropertyCouncil of Australia Innovation & Excellence Award 2012


LOCATION  -  8 Kavanagh St, Southbank, Melbourne, Vic
MAIN CONTRACTOR  - LU Simons
ARCHITECT  - Nettleton Tribe Architects
DESIGN & INSTALL  - Fytogreen Australia

Project Type: 
Green Roof
Living Wall
Building Type: 
Commercial
Living Wall Type: 
Green Wall
Test/Research Greenroof/Wall: 
No
Green Roof/Wall System: 
Single Source Provider
Number of Greenroofs / Walls on Property: 
1
Roof/Wall Size: 
206.00m²
Roof Accessibility/Amenity: 
Yes
Open to the Public: 
Yes