Radha Green Roof Maintenance (Visit #3)

Posted on: October 19th, 2010 by Heather

Date of Visit: October 10, 2010
Present: Edwin Guerra
Time: 11:00am
Weather: Overcast
Weather Condition: Recent rain
Photos taken: Yes
Months since installation: 13 months

  • Sedum coverage is approximately 85%. A few bare spots observed.
  • Sedum appear to be in good health and entering dormancy.
  • Use of slow release organic fertilizer is recommended for next visit.
  • Very few grass and weeds were found and removed, primarily on bare spots.
  • Habitat Eco Pod in satisfactory condition. No rooting into insulation. Plant health is good.
  • Native Eco Pod in satisfactory condition. No rooting into insulation. Plant health should be confirmed in spring.
  • Ballast rock found in roof, moved back to edges.
  • Sedums found growing near the edges of the flagstone pavers. They were transplanted into bare spots.
  • Excessive sedum overgrowth into edge ballast rocks at edges was observed, primarily in the north section of roof. Sedum were trimmed back and spread on bare spots.

 

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