Study on the wall that protects the eucalyptus roots

Among the first works undertaken in the garden, the following stand out:

– A study to protect the eucalyptus, which was considered classifiable. The best way to construct support wall based on the foundations of the Auditorium was found so that the trees’ roots would not be affected;

The transplantation of trees for nurseries created by Azevedo Coutinhoto be planted in the future;

Transplantation of trees, shrubs and grass for Quinta do Marquês, in Oeiras;

The destruction of 25 plane trees, one pine, two nettle trees and one Judas tree, the firewood being sold, or donated to charity.

  • Production date: 1962
  • Designers (main authors): BARRETO, António Facco Viana, TELLES, Gonçalo Pereira Ribeiro
  • Project phase: Do projeto de execução à obra (1963-1969)

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