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Unformatted text preview: most direct roots. In regards to Hornbake, the steps all lead to the most common places on campus such as stamp, north campus and the mall. The campus’ arboretum does follow the pathways, as we see in the circular design in Hornbake, and in the grid system of Kim. The vegetation in the gardens of the plazas does match the climate in which the plazas are located as we can see. They make use of temperate climate foliage such as oaks, maples, and thistles. The locations also take into account the travel of the sun. Buildings are located around the plaza so as to maximize use of the sun during the day, i.e. building lay more along a north south axis than east west....
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This note was uploaded on 01/24/2011 for the course LARC larc160 taught by Professor Lin during the Spring '10 term at Maryland.
- Spring '10