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Review parks liverpool

  1. 1. Amstelveen review on visiting Landlife and parks in Liverpool Visit in may 2010
  2. 2. Groen Amstelveen in vogelvlucht
  3. 3. Meeting with Landlife
  4. 4. Meeting at the Wildflower Centre
  5. 5. A sunny day at the parks
  6. 7. <ul><li>Overall impression + * great potential levels mature trees monumental parts historic atmosphere * active and very enthusiastic friendgroups/volunteers * spreading through the city of Liverpool like a green carpet, the city looks very green * you charish every living part </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>Overall impression - based mostly upon 2 “layers”: grass and trees * you charish every living object (dare to cut!) * cultivated look: short grass and lollipop trees * using special flowers and trees on special grounds * long term target vision plan and maintenance translation? * continuum of volunteers is precious * budget hardly enough for sober maintenance level based upon daily maintenance no rehabilitation budgets/sustainable financial policy * integral policy? (sports, traffic, economy) </li></ul>
  8. 9. St. James Gardens
  9. 10. St. James Gardens
  10. 11. St. James Gardens
  11. 12. St. James Gardens
  12. 13. St. James Gardens
  13. 14. St. James Gardens
  14. 15. St. James Gardens
  15. 16. Some advise for St. James Garden <ul><li>Promenade: more open (trees) and less ridges of clippings </li></ul><ul><li>Give the roses more space, planting more at random </li></ul><ul><li>Mahonia and Ricinus disturb the natural atmosphere </li></ul><ul><li>South end: cutting more trees for sunlight </li></ul><ul><li>Lower grass land: Geranium phaeum , Campanula, Narcissus </li></ul><ul><li>Catacombes: wall needs sunlight, cut Beechtrees down/leave one and prune </li></ul><ul><li>Trees in middle: make choices for solitars (like mourning trees) and plant new trees! </li></ul><ul><li>Litter: not enough bins </li></ul>
  16. 17. The princess park
  17. 18. The princess park
  18. 19. The princess park
  19. 20. The princess park
  20. 21. The princess park
  21. 22. Some advise for Princesspark <ul><li>Boggy area: Leucojum aestivum, Geum rivale, Marshorchids, Thalictrum flavum, Ajuga reptans, Caltha palustris, Fritillaria melaeagris, Spiraea uliginosa </li></ul><ul><li>Make it look more natural, don’t add cultural parts </li></ul><ul><li>Adding of shrubbing on the right side for rooming effect </li></ul><ul><li>Tree level, make a wave at the top </li></ul><ul><li>Grass level up </li></ul><ul><li>Future plan with a translation for maintenance </li></ul><ul><li>New planted shrubs, start with cutting and pruning </li></ul><ul><li>Dogowners on the lead! </li></ul><ul><li>Get a center explorer (kiosk, shop) </li></ul>
  22. 23. Sudley park
  23. 24. Sudley park
  24. 25. Sudley park
  25. 26. Sudley park
  26. 27. Sudley park
  27. 28. Sudley park
  28. 29. Some advise for the Sudley park <ul><li>Charish the views and make it more various, playing with trees </li></ul><ul><li>Less regular straight grass cuttings </li></ul><ul><li>Why do not let the branches stay to trees stems? Lolipop </li></ul><ul><li>Enriching the grass with flowering plants </li></ul>
  29. 30. The Sefton park, luch outside
  30. 31. On the road to Everton Park
  31. 32. The Everton Park
  32. 33. The Everton Park
  33. 34. The Everton Park
  34. 35. The Everton Park
  35. 36. The Everton Park
  36. 37. Some advise for the Everton park <ul><li>Quarry: seeding of plants, no picnick </li></ul><ul><li>Charish views, cut and replanting trees (popular, conifers) </li></ul><ul><li>School: lower the ground ridge and cut some of the trees and conifers around, schoolplots </li></ul><ul><li>Wildflower meadows near collonade, put chalk on it and wildflower seeds </li></ul><ul><li>Cut costs by cutting less grass </li></ul><ul><li>Make a few highlights in the park to attract people, make choices and stick with it </li></ul><ul><li>Turn the huge fountain area into a playing ground and pond with wild flowers </li></ul><ul><li>Get economic motors (housing/projects) into the area </li></ul>
  37. 38. Everton Park walled nature garden
  38. 39. Everton walled nature garden
  39. 40. Everton walled nature garden
  40. 41. Some advise for the walled garden <ul><li>Less surface of waterplants in the ponds </li></ul><ul><li>Cut some shrubs so there is more light for wild flowers </li></ul><ul><li>More variety in “wall” of shrubs by pruning </li></ul>
  41. 42. The Everton park, school location
  42. 43. With the regards of our collegues
  43. 44. Thanks for your hospitality and the great atmosphere!
  44. 45. Up to the future of Liverveen/Amstelpool