New Vertical Garden Unveiled on Broadway in Long Beach
Broadway’s first vertical garden was unveiled Friday as a bit of oasis along a busy business corridor.
The installation of the On Broadway Business Association’s vertical garden at 1424 E. Broadway, near Falcon Avenue, was paid for with a $5,000 grant from the Long Beach Neighborhood Partners Program.
“This is something to inspire people because hopefully we will have more vertical gardens up and down Broadway. … This is a pilot to show people what can be done,” said Nicoleta Simionescu, who owns the building on Broadway that now boasts a patterned, climbing garden on its facade.
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