Chapter 25. Allotment Gardens as Part of Urban Green Infrastructure: Actual Trends and Perspectives in Central Europe

  1. Norbert Müller2,
  2. Peter Werner3 and
  3. John G. Kelcey4
  1. Jürgen H. Breuste

Published Online: 16 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444318654.ch25

Urban Biodiversity and Design

Urban Biodiversity and Design

How to Cite

Breuste, J. H. (2010) Allotment Gardens as Part of Urban Green Infrastructure: Actual Trends and Perspectives in Central Europe, in Urban Biodiversity and Design (eds N. Müller, P. Werner and J. G. Kelcey), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444318654.ch25

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department Landscape Management & Restoration Ecology, University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Landscape Architecture, Post-box, 450155, 99081 Erfurt, Germany

  2. 3

    Institute Housing and Environment, Annastr. 15, 64285 Darmstadt, Germany

  3. 4

    Ceckovice 14, Bor U Tachova 348 02, Czech Republic

Author Information

  1. Urban and Landscape Ecology, Department of Geography and Geology, University Salzburg, Hellbrunnerstrasse 34, A-5020 Salzburg, Austria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 16 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444332667

Online ISBN: 9781444318654

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Keywords:

  • allotment gardens and urban green infrastructure, in central Europe;
  • allotment gardens - most endangered green space category;
  • allotment gardens movement - utilization, central principles;
  • urban green patterns, in Germany - structural analysis;
  • utilization of allotment gardens - actual trends;
  • Federal Association of Gardeners in Germany and Austria;
  • allotment gardeners - allotment gardening and elder people;
  • allotment gardens as part of urban green

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Summary

  • Introduction

  • Methodology

  • Results

  • Conclusion

  • References