For the second year running, the edible bus stop will be returning to ecobuild and this time they're building a full scale pocket park. This will be a key feature in the heart of the Green & Blue Infrastructure district. Highlighting the use of pocket parks in promoting community integration, as well as health and wellbeing. Following ecobuild the pocket will be used within a grey space in a London Borough.
The Hive units provide a multifunctional, engaging space offering a multitude of configurations to suit any site. Consisting of hexagonal planters and seats in two sizes, they can be tessalated to provide an optimal use of space.
For ecobuild 2018, the majority of seating and planting are located on a central axis with satellite units around the boundary of the feature to fully occupy the allocated space.
The hard landscape materials define the dual purpose and multi application possibility of the space , stone illustrating urban sites and timber representing a private development residential or park situation.