The gardens of ancient egypt probably began as simple fruit orchards and vegetable gardens irrigated with water from the nile gradually as the country became richer they evolved into pleasure gardens with flowers ponds and valleys of fruit and shade trees temples palaces and private residences had their own gardens and models of gardens were sometimes placed in tombs so their owners.
Roof garden egypt.
Both specialists explain to egypt independent how to start a rooftop garden step by step.
That s what inspired urban farming startup schaduf to help poor egyptians clean up roofs and create gardens.
In 2019 egypt s ministry of environment launched a nationwide green roof initiative to encourage planting roofs of buildings and facilities reducing pollution levels in the country and providing an eco friendly use of space.
Turning cairo s roofs into gardens is unique and expected to expand to other cities says osama el beheiri one of the founders of this agricultural innovation called rooftop gardening.
Roof garden on a school in qaliubiya cairo a garden can also absorb heavy metals and other pollutants from the air although that may not be such a great sell if you are producing crops for the table.
Rooftop garden city cairo.
Roof gardener cairo egypt with 22 million inhabitants cairo is by far the most populous most crowded and most polluted city in the middle east.
Greening egypt s capital with rooftop gardens in cairo green spaces are a rare luxury.
And on a social level green roofs can transform the roof into a delightful communal space for residents but the problems are myriad.
We are a group of volunteers and like minded people who have come together to promote rooftop gardening in egypt founded in 2019 our group meets every three months to discuss how rooftop gardeners across egypt can assist each other while also encouraging others to take up rooftop gardening.
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Rich pickings at egypt s rooftop gardens over the last few years the idea of rooftop gardening in egypt has re emerged and indeed become all the rage.