Chinese roses decorate city's elevated roads

Hu Min
About 100 kilometers of greenery and 550,000 Chinese roses have been planted along local elevated roads. The roses are of seven varieties and more will be added in the future.
Hu Min
Chinese roses decorate city's elevated roads
Ti Gong

Chinese roses on Shanghai's elevated roads 

Chinese roses decorate city's elevated roads
Ti Gong
Chinese roses decorate city's elevated roads
Ti Gong

A bird's-eye view of Shanghai's elevated roads 

Chinese roses decorate city's elevated roads
Ti Gong

Chinese roses on Shanghai's elevated roads 

Chinese roses decorate city's elevated roads
Ti Gong

Shanghai's elevated roads have been decorated with about 100 kilometers of greenery and 550,000 Chinese roses, adding a splash of color to the city's landscape, the Shanghai Greenery and Public Sanitation Bureau said on Tuesday.

The Chinese roses are of seven varieties and more will be introduced in the future, the bureau said.

By the end of last year, the city had about 4.32 million square meters of vertical greenery on building roofs, walls and elevator roads, it said.

Chinese roses decorate city's elevated roads
Ti Gong

A bird's-eye view of Shanghai's elevated roads 

Chinese roses decorate city's elevated roads
Ti Gong

Chinese roses on Shanghai's elevated roads 

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