The Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia features an innovative 145,000 square foot rooftop garden, made with rooflite®. The garden provides therapeutic activities for patients and gives patients and their families a respite from the hospital. This project is a perfect example of combining various types of green roofs to create a varied and lush urban landscape above structure.
Project Name: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Size: 145,000 sq. ft.
Installer: Sean’s Landscaping
Green Roof Design: Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects with Roofmeadow
rooflite Blender: Laurel Valley Soils