May 24 in the Park “Orlyatko” took place the solemn opening of the “festival of floating beds.” Specifically to the Day of Kyiv 10 unique designer beds have become a decoration of the Park.
Last year, the first such festival in the Park “Victory”, and it became a yearly tradition from KO “Kievzelenstroy”.
“Floating beds improvised islets are planted with ornamental plants, in recent times it has gained enormous popularity. Unusual flower drifting on the water surface or fixed at a certain location, as a global trend landscape design,” – said acting General Director KO “Kievzelenstroy” Natalya Belousova.
The festival will last for two weeks. In addition to aesthetic beauty, these beds have several advantages: they serve as a filter that cleans the water and does not grow algae. When you create flower beds used inert materials. Landing colors used peat mixture. In addition, the fixed yoke (the fabric that absorbs moisture) for better water flow to the flowers. In ofrmleniyu beds used varieties of flowers begonia, Coleus, Petunia, cineraria, arelatum etc.
During the opening ceremony were the winners in the nominations: “fine design” – KP szn Holosiivskyi district “Initiative” – KP szn Solomenskiy district, “Creativity” – KP szn desnyanskogo district. “Audience choice award” will receive a flower bed area that gets the most votes.