A building finally becomes a part of its surroundings when the plants grow over parts of it as freely as they grow along the ground.


On sunny walls, train climbing plants to grow up round the openings in the wall—the windows, doors, porches, arcades, and trellises.

… two earlier patterns can be helped by climbing plants around the building: Trellised Walk (174) and Filtered Light (238).

Reference for full-text of Pattern: p. 1135low-confidence