AgroSci in the News

12 Spectacular Garden Walls and Atriums Worth Contemplating

July 12th, 2021|

In the 1987 film Wall Street, Gordon Gekko said green is good. Okay, he actually said “Greed is good,” but he referenced money which is as green as it gets. Today, green is more humble, inclusive and communal, especially in lushly foliaged grand entrances, lobbies, courtyards, rooftops and atriums.

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Hotel Intel: 1 Hotel Central Park, New York City

July 17th, 2020|

It is almost impossible to escape the urban jungle that is Manhattan. The best you’ll do is getting lost in Central Park’s Ramble. And even then, you still end up with skyscrapers towering over you as soon as you re-emerge from the “woods.” When you’ve tried and failed to find New York City’s nature, there’s a hotel waiting for you just a few blocks from the famed man-made park, where you might have more success.

When building the 1 Hotel Central Park, nature was a priority, but not just because it looks cool. “1 is more than a hotel—it’s a philosophy and a platform for change,” Barry Sternlicht CEO and chairman of 1 Hotels says of his brand.

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Colchester firm part of $1.5 billion project

July 17th, 2020|

Colchester — The green wall builder AgroSci has gone to new heights with its latest project at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood in Florida.

The Hollywood, Fla., project features 41 green walls, along with dozens of plant installations that were part of a $1.5 billion addition to the hotel, which opened just last year. Included in the addition to the world’s first guitar-shaped hotel are 36 plant installations totaling 30 feet tall each, as well as an 80-foot-long green wall along the exterior and a 50-foot-long wall inside the spa.

 

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Plant Guys Truglio and Pianta Find Money Grows on Leaves

June 16th, 2020|

In 1982, 23-year-old David Truglio knew he wanted to own his own business, and observed that architects and designers of malls, airports and atriums seemed to include lots of indoor plants.

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Water World: An off-the-wall irrigation installation

March 10th, 2020|

Landscape Management – March 10, 2020

Tropical plants abound at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood in Hollywood, Fla. The hotel features 17 varieties of subcanopy tropical plants in the green walls, which are watered by two systems of irrigation, ensuring the plants receive the proper amounts of moisture.

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Massive Green Walls, Multiple Plantings Installed at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood

February 20th, 2020|

Hollywood Gazette – February 20, 2020

In its largest project to date, AgroSci installed 41 green walls — including 36 multi-story systems — and dozens of interior plant installations in the recently opened $1.5 billion addition to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood in Hollywood, FL.

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