Because of its natural orientation, roomy planters, efficient water delivery system, and drainage design, LiveWall supports a broad variety of healthy edible plants.   Below are some of the foods that we have grown successfully in the LiveWall system.

Vegetables

  • Beans
  • Carrots
  • Cucumbers (miniature)
  • Eggplant (miniature)
  • Garlic
  • Onions (miniature)
  • Peppers (compact varieties)
  • Tomatoes (cascading / patio)
Woman with a box of peppers picked from a green wall.

Greens

  • Cabbage
  • Kale
  • Leaf Lettuce
  • Mustard Greens
  • Romaine Lettuce
  • Spinach
  • Swiss Chard
Vertical garden for fresh, vitamin rich greens such as kale and chard.

Fruits

  • Muskmelon (midget)
  • Strawberries
Ever-bearing strawberries make a delicious living wall fruit.

Herbs for Sunny Walls

(typically South or West-facing)

  • Basil
  • Beebalm (Bergamot)
  • Borage
  • Chervil
  • Chives
  • Cilantro
  • Cumin
  • Dill
  • Lemon Balm
  • Lemon Grass
  • Marjoram
  • Mint
  • Nasturtium
  • Oregano
  • Parsley
  • Rosemary
  • Sage
  • Savory
  • Stevia
  • Thyme
  • Wheat Grass
Sunny walls can grow the widest selection of herbs, such as rosemary.

Medicinal and Aroma-therapeutic

  • Aloe Vera
  • Borage
  • Calendula
  • Catmint
  • Chamomile
  • Echinacea
  • Goldenseal
  • Hyssop
  • Lavender
  • Patchouli
  • Scented Geranium
  • Sweet Woodruff
  • Yarrow
Lavender is one of many fragrant plants that can grow in a living wall.