[gardeners] Planting of an Up-side down tree

Michael.Hernon@strath.ac.uk (gardeners@globalgarden.com)
Thu, 19 Feb 1998 09:10:52 -0800

I was wondering if you could help meРРI am a student at Strathclyde University ScotlandРand I wish to enquire if it is possible in theory or in practiceРto plant a tree upside down given that its roots areРin soil a roof garden up above say a ceiling and Рthe tree grows down through the roof also with the sunРbeing reflected from the floor up to the tree to foolРit that it is growing the right way upРРI dont mean to be harmful to the trees but it is theoreticalРfor a project in ecologyРРI wish to make the statement that cities mess up theРenviroment so this is a messed up treeРРIf you donrt know could you possibly point me in the rightРdirection as who to write toor EmailРРKind RegardsРРРMichael Hernon.РРPS Could you please reply soon as my project depends on it.