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Posted By Jill Fehrenbacher On May 28, 2006 @ 5:43 am In Botanical,Design,Green Furniture,Landscape Architecture | 10 Comments


Here’s a great spring project to get you ready for those up-coming summer barbeques: grow your own lawn furniture with the Terra Grass Armchair kit [2]. All you need to do is assemble a cardboard frame, fill it with soil, seed it with grass, then stand back and watch it bloom. In just a couple weeks, a green and grassy armchair will appear in your lawn!

This reminds us of the ReadyMade Make-Your-Own-Lawn-Couch project [3], and Julian Lwin’s Biodegradable Bench [4] that we covered a few days ago. The Terra Grass Armchair [2] however, seems like the simplest and easiest route to a furnished lawn if you don’t have a lot of time or money on your hands.

$100 or �65 from ThePresentFinder.co.uk [2]

Via BookofJoe [5] and IfTheBirdsKnew [6]
Thanks Amylou & Joe!

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[1] Image: http://inhabitat.com/blog/2006/05/28/grow-your-own-grass-furniture/

[2] Terra Grass Armchair kit: http://www.edirectory.co.uk/presentfinder/pages/moreinfog.asp?senc=BDAGXHGEBICX&afid=125667

[3] ReadyMade Make-Your-Own-Lawn-Couch project: http://inhabitat.com/blog/2005/06/04/lawn-couch/

[4] Biodegradable Bench: http://inhabitat.com/blog/2006/05/26/julian-lwin-biodegradeable-biotube-bench/

[5] BookofJoe: http://www.bookofjoe.com/2005/05/terra_grass_arm.html

[6] IfTheBirdsKnew: http://ifthebirdsknew.blogspot.com/2006/04/grass-armchair.html

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