Some great photos of guerilla gardening in Tokyo from Kirainet.com.
Look at the girl in the picture, she is planting some tomatoes in little corner between two roads in the middle of Tokyo. Isn’t it amazing? She cares about that little place of land lost in Tokyo’s immensity, and what is more amazing is that she doesn’t seem worried about people or dogs destroying her tomatoes and her lavender.
Previously on Boing Boing:
• Guerilla gardening in London
• LA Times on guerrilla gardeners
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