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Moore Farms Botanical Garden

Lake City, S.C.

A green roof for a modern botanical garden.


Location: Lake City, SC

Completion Date: December 2011

Green Roof System: Custom Built-Up with Slope Stabilization

Size: 6,000 sqft

Plant Material: Native and Ornamental Grasses and Perennials

Services Provided: Green Roof Consultation and Installation Assistance

Moore Farms Botanical Garden

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Moore Farms Botanical Garden

Living Roofs, Inc. provided green roof system selection consultation services as well as installation oversight for the green roof at Moore Farms Botanical Gardens. The green roof has a 3:12 slope which requires additional measures to eliminate the potential for sliding, water loss, and soil erosion. The roof is irrigated by storm water that is collected in underground cisterns.

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