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Chapel Hill Residence

Chapel Hill, N.C.

A green roof for an author and plant enthusiast.


Location: Chapel Hill, NC

Date of Completion:  March 2009

Green Roof System:  Custom Built-Up

Size:  2,300 sqft

Plant Material:  Sedums and Perennials

Services Provided:  Design, Installation and Maintenance

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Chapel Hill Residence

This unique project includes a lower roof with a semi-intensive green roof system planted with annual vegetables and native perennials. The upper roof is extensive, comprised of Sedums and other succulents. Growing media depth for the semi-intensive green roof is at least 6 inches providing increased water retention and sufficient growth zone for larger rooted plants.

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