– FALL MAINTENANCE FOR FIRE STATION GREENWALLS

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Engine #28 Fire station

Engine #28 Fire stationThere has been extraordinary growth on the Engine Co 28 & Engine Co 29 Green walls in Washington DC. Fire men residing here are pleased and have enjoyed eating the the string beans, basil, strawberries, and other herbs. Some Fireman are excited about planting over vegetables in the spring.


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 “We sure did enjoy those strawberries”, Engin #28 Fireman.

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“We ate the string beans and squash that was growing out of that wall. Well if you can’t eat off it, whats the point.” , Engine #29 Fireman

IMG_3693Engine #29 Green wall has experienced some over growth. Some pruning back was performed during this fall maintenance visit. Winterizing is the next maintenance step. In the spring additional vegetables will be planted with the firemen.

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