this client already had a rooftop garden where he frequently
entertained guests, it had deteriorated since installation.
We took over maintenance to restore its luxuriant look.
major challenge was clear: the rooftop's proximity to Lake
Michigan made for strong winds that dried out the garden.
solution was to install a SMART irrigation system that assesses
the rooftop's microclimate and halts irrigation during windy
intervals. We replaced some of the plant life with species
better suited to windy rooftop conditions, and amended the
soil to be light-weight and free-draining. The result? A landscape