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Norwegian Green Roofs

The tendency to have green roofs may be new in the world, but not in Norwegian. Here the houses symbolizes the harmony between nature and man for centuriesand you can even see the growth of foliage in large roofs to protect, isolate and stabilize these houses. Green roofs in Norway has become a long standing tradition and it is common to see that dot the landscape of the country – or in this case, essentially merging withthe landscape. During the Viking Age and Middle Most houses had roofs of grass, and in grassy rural areas were almost universal until …