Cincinnati is a very green city — I think its green spaces, both natural and man-made, are one of its greatest assets. Today, I want to show you some of the smallest green spaces I encounter in my pedestrian travels through the basin area, and to applaud those of you who are nano-gardeners, diligently tending to your window boxes and fire escape gardens. Above, the built-in window boxes of the Lyric Piano Co. building downtown are decked out in greenery every summer.
Over-the-Rhine’s own Iris Book Cafe lets its freak flag fly:
This must be an office, and someone in it takes the time to tend to these little flower pots:
The people who live above Walgreen’s on Race St. have a surprisingly charming little balcony garden: