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Green Roofs in Athens

by Andrew Michael Clements

For the full text of this article see The Mediterranean Garden No 59, January 2010

The roof of the Ministry of Economy and Finance, Constitution Square,
Athens, with the Greek Parliament in the background.

The roof of the Ministry of Economy and Finance with Lykabettus Hill in the background.

A green roof in the Keramikos district of central Athens, also used as recreational space.

Sunset on a green roof in Kapandriti, Attica, used by the owner as a quiet space,
away from it all, and as a herb garden.

A green ‘roof’ on a balcony in the Patissia district of Athens.
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