An example that Australia could do well to follow…
Imagine walking through the city streets is like walking through a botanic garden. Where even the busiest footpaths are lined with flowerbeds. Flyovers and skyscrapers are covered in flowering creepers and just about every street is lined with large figs and other tropical shrubs and trees.
Welcome to Singapore – a city that has officially rebadged itself from “Garden City” to “A City in a Garden” – as seen as a critical tool in addressing climate change, curbing power costs, and improving liveability.
You can read the full article at: https://www.thesaturdaypaper.com.au/2017/03/25/greening-cities/14903604004387