Parallell Societies Hidden Competence Identity of Education Price of Migration Domestic Temporality
Understanding Green/City as Biotope by Tone Berge
The greening of Rosengård
Permakultur i Sverige
...hundereds of other individuals and organisations.
0 1 km 2 km 3 km 4 km 5 km 10 km
The Forest Garden: A forest design imitating the ecological systems in nature. An organism in itself -sycling nutrience.
Climax forest -the canopy.
Understory trees -in the shade of the climax forest.
Shrubs and bushes -woody plants who generally don't
have a trunk.
Herbatious plants, none woody plants.
Ground cover plants woody or none woody.
Climbers -the vertical layer in the garden.
2-4 years 4-6 years 4-6 years 4-6 years 6-10 years
Depleated soil. Strategy forStep one: Plant the climax Step two: Plant shrubs Step three: Plant fruit Step four: Plant ground- Step five: Plant flowers
regaining elasticity: A 1oforest and mulch with and shade flowers near bearing vines near the covers, e.g. Comfrey that will attract butterflies
year prosess of establishingcompost to refertalize the base of the trees. trees and shrubs. and Dandelions. This is and fertilizers.
a Forest Garden. the soil. repeated through several
A Forest Garden is much more efficient and elastic than traditional agriculture. A Forest Garden maintains itself -no ploughing, no use of
chemical fertilizers or pesticides.
Traditional Agriculture Forest Garden
One way of looking upon it: Districts, scools, typologies and the original Herregården.
.........or another: Elasticity reservoir in Rosengård. Area avaliable for instant gardening.
Private gardens Public park Neighbourhood Liminal zones Allotments
School Garden Demo Calculation
The white strokes defines the area
of a garden which is sufficient in
size to give every student and staff
at the school one meal every day
during the school year.
Planner’s view: Maximum light, surrounded by air, no backyards, no rear sides. The aerial view makes it comprehensible.
Million Programme 1965-1974
Aimed at 1 million new dwellings within the period of 10 years. Most of the apartments were of the “standard three room apartment”
type of 75 m², planned for a model family of two adults and two children.
How can the lesson the ecologi gives direct how to act with the buildings?
inhabitants under age 24: 57%
area: 47 he/116 ac
9 buildings/9 floors/880 sqm 71280 sqm
15 buildings/6 floors/632 sqm 56880 sqm
7 buildings/4 floors/ 770sqm 21560 sqm
total 149720 sqm
area per person 30,7 sqm
5 buildings/6floors7632 sqm 18969 sqm
Increase the population by modernist means?
7.9 % increase
387 new inhabitants
A secondary structure in Rosengård that combines dwellings
Ground cover -a strategy to establish a forestgarden. with forest garden property or other commercial activity.
needed area 60
for black- Rainwater Greywater Vattenverket Vacuum toilet
Constructed Wet- Filtrate
0 wetland composting treatment
surface in Aqueduct and
greenhouse: subsurface Biowaste Soil improver
on site irrigation
the buidling as part of the cycle
183 litre/person/day 151,5 litre/person/day
65 personal hygiene 35
green house laundry
black water compost dishwashing 65
grey water filtration 35 water closet
solar pv food and drink 25
outlet air filter 25 vacuum toilet
In order to use the grey water from the buildings in Rosengård as a resource for the com-
munity and the forest garden it is necessary to deal with the water as a seperated source:
Greywater and Blackwater. For an easier treatment of the Blackwater in site, vacuum toi-
lets are introduced to all apartments and with this a dual plumbing system to separate grey
technical principles Air intake turf/barch
Outlet air is
Biomass inlet Safety valve
Perforated Surface Pipe
Turf/Barch 30 cm
Gravel 60 cm
Existing green typologies
The Greening of Rosengård
public park with educational purpose -the park is a connected walk from the
trainstation Persborg to Herregården, the educational centre of “The Greening”.
soil preparation site
homes for urban farmers
A new understanding of the garden neighbourhood gardens with grey water cells