Edible Streetscape, Ashburton
This is an edible streetscape in Ashburton which uses Biofilta wicking beds. The City of Boroondara upgraded a small shopping strip in Ashburton and wanted to include low maintenance planters that could also grow herbs and veggies. The Foodcube met the criteria of locally made, long lasting and highly water efficient due to bottom-up wicking technology. This is an example of effective integration of low maintenance, water efficient food production into urban form. Contact Biofilta for you'd like make you nature strips and streetscapes edible.