The Green Lab
The Green Lab by Greening the Rubble is an experimental garden space.
About the project

Greening the Rubble has had a presence on this Cranmer Square site since 2013, transforming it into an oasis over the years. There have been a variety of projects from Greening the Rubble on this site. Currently the Green Lab showcases a mix of different growing techniques including wicking beds and planters as well as green roof concepts.

Nice Garden folks
Nice Garden folks

Greening the Rubble holds workshops on this space, including wicking and barrel planter workshops. The picture below is an example from the workshop of a barrel planter/worm farm. The barrel has a central waste pipe with holes drilled into it, lettings worms move between the planted barrel and food scraps.

Do a barrel roll
Do a barrel roll

Greening the Rubble are always coming up with innovative ways to keep our city green and providing spaces that highlight natural beauty. Stay tuned for more events and workshops to come!

A green shirt for the green lab
A green shirt for the green lab
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