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In the middle of one of the world’s densest cities lies a green wonder. Santalaia in the Colombian capital Bogota is the largest vertical garden in the world – an 11-storey residential building covered with green plants. The plants produce enough oxygen for around 3,000 people each year and act as a giant air purifier. “A city like Bogota only has around four square meters per inhabitant of green areas and the World Health Organization says we should have at least 15. So this is truly a remin… READ MORE : What are the top stories today? Click to watch: euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! euronews is available in 13 languages: In English: Website: Facebook: Twitter: Google+: VKontakte: Video Rating: / 5 Related PostsBogota “vertical garden” aims to make Colombia’s capital greenerTHESIS 2013 RMUTT – INNOVATION VERTICAL FARMING FOR FUTURE IN BANGKOK (HD)Ideas for Green Walls and Vertical Gardens Urban GardeningGrowing a Greener World – Green Roofs Rooftop GardensSantalaia in Bogotá – Project of the Week 9/6/16One more question for Dickson Despommier: What is vertical farming’s future?

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