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Let's address some of the most frequently asked questions and green wall assumptions.



What is a green wall?

What’s the difference between a green façade and a living green wall?

Why should I build a green wall?

Isn’t a green wall really expensive?

Should I build a green wall if I already have indoor potted plants?

Aren’t green walls only for large buildings and businesses?

Can I grow a green wall indoors?


Is it hard to build?

Will it damage my wall?

Do I need a professional to install it?

Are there council rules and regulations?

How do I get a permit?


Is a green wall hard to maintain?

How much light does a green wall need?

How do I water a green wall?

How long will it take for my green wall to grow?

Why is my green wall dying?

This website was developed in collaboration with UTS Shopfront at the Centre of Social Justice and Inclusion and the student Visual Communication team from the Faculty Design Architecture and Building at the University of Technology Sydney. Aaron Davis, Beth Sacco, Emma Lai, Leeanne Takashima and Lucy Ward were supervised by Claudia Leigh.