photo by Scott Rileyphoto by Scott RileyWe have produced a prototype for modular planters to be placed around Arcosanti site. The first installation is for the newly hardscaped East Crescent Keystone area. 

[Text by ttmr and photos by swr]

photo by Scott Rileyphoto by Scott RileyIn one of the synergistic work sessions, many rocks are collected to fill the bottom part of the planter for proper drainage, The upper part of the planter is filled with conditioned soil with nutrients.

photo by Scott Rileyphoto by Scott RileyArcosanti construction volunteers cut planter liner (fiber sheets) to fit into the wooden box to retain aggregates and soil.

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