The owners of Renaissance Square in downtown Phoenix knew they needed to do something to compete with surrounding businesses and office complexes. They were committed to a vision of creating a classic and timeless space through an environment designed with multiple natural elements. To complete this project they enlisted biophilic design experts, Plant Solutions. Designers
Below is a press release from Plants@Work, an independent, non-profit organization in Great Britain, hence the British spelling in places. Joe Zazzera, co-owner of Plant Solutions, and member of Plants@Work, was one of the judges. THE POINSETTIA! Following in the footsteps of the favourite "Office Plant of the Year," we organised a competition to find the
global research leaders By Joe Zazzera, LEED AP, GRP | August, 2011 | topics: Press Release, Research A panel of global research leaders in the field of indoor plants will convene on Thursday December 1, 2011, to discuss research to date on the effect of plants on indoor environmental quality. At the 9th Annual Cities
green earth - green plants names advisory council By www.greenearthgreenplants.com | July 6th, 2010 | topics: green business, certified business, green earth green plants certified Green Earth—Green Plants® announced today the formation of its Advisory Council. The group’s membersare green certified interior plantscape businesses and other interested businesses, organizations and individuals. “We are happy to
news you can use - a response to concerns about mold and indoor plants By Plant Solutions | July 2010 | Topics: Benefits of Plants “Not only do indoor plants aid in suppressing airborne microbes, but when they are properly maintained by a professional Interior Plantscape Contractor, there is less opportunity to produce mold, harmful
By LivingWallArt.com | May 2010 | Topics: Living Vertical Greenwalls [nggallery id=4] The Barrel Cactus Vertical Living Wall was built-in Scottsdale, Arizona. Designed by Joe Zazzera, GRP, LEED and installed by the Plant Solutions Team in May this year, this project is a vertical living wall using golden barrel cacti and a custom-built frame. A.
favorite methods takes advantage of biofiltration By Plant Solutions | July 2010 | Topics: Living Vertical Greenwalls Joe Zazzera, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP), is probably way too young to remember the cartoon character Yosemite Sam. Yet, like this Warner Brothers creation, he, too, sees golden opportunities. His, though, don’t
plant walls for vibrant green spaces By Preston Koerner | May 12, 2010 | topics: IAQ, Landscape, Modern design The folks at Plant Solutions installed this vibrant living wall in a conference room of their Scottsdale office. The TerraScreen Living Wall is made with two 4'x4' panels, which are made with a black, powder-coated, galvanized