Hygge vide in the office with biophilic design. Woman happily working

Biophilic Design – Becoming More Productive with Hygge

Hygge -(pronounced hue-guh or hoo-ga), is a Danish term meaning cozy or comfortable. #Hygge was tagged over 1.5M times on Instagram and was Pinterest’s hottest home decorating trend.  What is Hygge?  It is one of the best ways to relax and become more productive by creating an environment that inspires, feels comfortable, and promotes productivity. The benefits are […]

young woman feel carefree and take a deep breath at nature outdoor. Health and Wellness concept

Take a Deep Breath: Good Green Outings in Boston

Health and Wellness Getting out and enjoying a natural space can be good for you – all of you. Studies have shown that spending time in nature, or just bringing some of the outside world inside, can have a positive impact on your mind, body, and spirit. Green outings in Boston can improve health and […]

Micro-irrigation system

Low-Pressure, High Sustainability: Micro-Irrigation Systems

How do you water that living wall? Why is that building’s landscape so lush when everyone else has the same ocean of dry, brown bark dust dotted with boring box hedges and juniper bushes? How can Boston Cityscapes take our biophilic campus to the next level of sustainability?  Whenever we’re maintaining our award-winning existing plantscape projects or […]

The facade of the "La grande epicerie de Paris" is covered with living wall (Paris, France - August 21, 2018: The facade of the "La grande epicerie de Paris" is covered with living wall.

Make Corporate Landscape Design Practices Compatible with Your Company Image

Corporate brand identities and the broader image is typically born (or reborn) in the marketing realm, where positioning and messaging is developed. Marketing taglines and brand strategies are fundamental to sales and growth plans, and quite often, they are the primary focus of top execs.  And nowhere is corporate image more visible than at your […]

An indoor palm tree in an office board room

Three Expert Ways to Care for Your Indoor Palm Tree

There’s a good reason why indoor palm trees are so popular. Nothing evokes the calm, refreshing breezes of an exotic tropical isle quite like the majestic palm tree. Entering a room with palm trees is not only a beautiful sight, but it also calms the spirit and conjures images of island vacations. With 2600 species of palmsto choose […]

Green landscape design corporate office. Employee heath and wellness concept

Designing A Landscape For Employee Health and Wellness

A 2011 study published in Public Health Report found that employees felt less stress when they have contact with nature. The scientists conducting the survey even broke down the types of contact with nature that seemed to have the biggest effect: they found that going outdoors and experiencing nature directly reduced stress the most, with direct contact […]

living walls at amazon spheres seattle

Corporate Landscape Design Practices: Take a Cue from Industry Leaders

Corporate landscape design should take into account your corporate image and how users interact with your building and landscape. Amazon’s Spheres meeting rooms reportedly feature 400 different species of plants. Apple has planted over 8,000 trees on its California campus.  Chances are your landscaping budget is a little smaller than theirs.  Rather than being awed and overwhelmed by […]

site maintained by Cincinnati Web Design Company WebTec