Inspiration: Rooftop Gardens

Inspiration: Rooftop Gardens

Sarah Coffey
Apr 6, 2009
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In Chicago right now, the weather's not so hot. There's a thin blanket of snow on the ground outside our window, but we know that sunnier days are just around the corner. To tide ourselves over until the warm weather comes, we've rounded up a selection of roof gardens from Apartment Therapy and beyond. In urban areas, roof gardens are one of the best ways to take advantage of the summer months. They've got views, they help to insulate the roof, and they make the most of every inch of space... FIRST ROW1 Rooftop Garden by Marguerite Gardens Chicago2 Nolita Penthouse and Rooftop Garden from New York Magazine3 Flickr Finds: Kathryn's Rooftop Garden4 Edgewater Rooftop from Chicago Specialty Gardens5 Readers' Rooms: Christian and Michela's Rooftop Garden SECOND ROW6 Rooftop Spaces by Wilkinson Blender Architecture7 Roof Garden by mabarchitects8 Garage Garden from Sweet Home & Garden Chicago9 Modular Green Roofs10 Michelle Kaufmann's Smart Home Do you have an outside space you'd like to share with the Apartment Therapy community? We have a special form for sending photos and info on your garden, deck, yard, balcony or patio to the editors. Click here for the form.
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