Forest City to Grow next To China’s Iconic Industrial City


In Southern China, Liuzhou – an industrial city in the Guangxi Zhuang province – is getting a new green neighbor. Italian architect, Stefano Boeri, has announced plans to grow a forest city encompassing 40,000 trees and one million plants comprising 100 different species. The plants are planned to grow on balconies and roofs of the city’s skyscrapers, lining 175 hectares along the Liujiang River.