The structured green spaces fill many different needs in the Royal Seaport such as ecological diversity and recreational values. In the planning phase existing sites are kept and plans are made for new trees and improved social spaces.
Rika och bevarade grönområden i Norra Djurgårdsstaden
Stockholm Royal Seaport is located next to the Royal National City Park. Green structures play a key role in the area’s dispersal network for oak-loving species and amphibians.
In Stockholm Royal Seaport the residents are close to the nearest park. Throughout the area, the maximum walking distance from every property to a park is 200 metres.
Beech (Fagus sylvatica)
Bird cherry (Prunus padus)
Black locust (Robinia pseudoacacia)
Chestnut (Castanea sativa)
Cigartree (Catalpa bignoides)
Cornelian cherry (Cornus mas)
European Ash (Fraxinus)
Goat willow (Salix caprea)
Golden chain tree (Laburnum x watereri)
Hazel (Corylus colurna)
Honey locust (Gleditisia triacanthos)
Japanese tree lilac (Syringa reticulata)
Katsura (Cercidiphyllum japonicum)
Oak (worthy of preservation) (Quercus robur)
Pear (Pyrus communis)
Plumleaf hawthorn (Crataegus x persimilis)
Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua)
Thicket shadbush (Amelanchier)
Tulip tree (Lirodendron tulipifera)
Walnut (Juglans regia)
In Stockholm Royal Seaport there is a large variety of tree species and varieties. The variation helps to increase biodiversity and helps to strengthen the ecological dispersal zones.
The map shows newly planted trees on development sites and preserved oaks.
Green roofs help to increase biodiversity, manage stormwater and create recreational values.
Public open spaces with social values in the Royal Seaport
Public open spaces with social values
Public open spaces with social value are open spaces that are accessible to everyone with high social values, such as parks, playgrounds, quays and squares.
Green oasis is a public open space with social values that is dominated by greenery and covers at least 300 m2.