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Architect Grows Vertical Forest on City’s High-Rises

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Architecture firm, Stefano Boeri Architetti, created new green space in Milan, Italy, by planting trees on the sides of two apartment complexes. Look at the results below.

[UNVERIFIED CONTENT] Via de Castillia (De Castillia street), an old distric in Milan; here one can see the modern Torre Unicredit (Unicredit Tower), the tallest italian skycraper, and the Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest), a pair of residential towers in the Porta Nuova district of Milan.
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A picture taken on July 24, 2015 shows a view of the Bosco Verticale towers (Vertical Forest) in the Porta Nuova area in Milan. AFP PHOTO / GIUSEPPE CACACE (Giuseppe Cacace/AFP/Getty Images)
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A picture taken on July 24, 2015 shows close-up view of the Bosco Verticale towers (Vertical Forest) in the Porta Nuova area in Milan. AFP PHOTO / GIUSEPPE CACACE (Photo credit should read GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images)
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