Updated: Thu, 02 May 2013 02:00:00 GMT | By Francis Whittaker
Urban gardens around the world

Inventive ways gardeners have cultivated city landscapes

Urban garden in Paris (© REUTERS/Philippe Wojaze)
  • Urban garden in Paris (© REUTERS/Philippe Wojaze)
  • Indoor garden in Tokyo (© REUTERS/Toru Hanai)
  • Barges on Reeds Wharf, London (© REUTERS/Luke MacGregor)
  • GUerilla gardening in London (© REUTERS/Alessia Pierdomenico)
  • Patrick Blanc's Vegetal Wall at Pershing Hall Hotel, Paris (© REUTERS/Charles Platiau)
  • Quai Branly Musuem, Paris (© Reuters)
  • Organoponic farm in Caracas (© REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins)
  • Urban farm in Havana, Cuba (© REUTERS/Stringer)
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Many large metropolises don't have enough green space to allow for their citizens to exercise their green fingers. However, groups of inventive gardeners and urban planners around the world have been able to conjure up imaginative solutions to help people cultivate plants in cityscapes.

Click through our gallery to see more amazing pictures of urban gardens around the globe.