The transcendentalist walks down a lone path of individualism to find himself in nature. This path, like one in the image, goes through nature. Transcendentalists believed the best way to discover themselves was through nature.
Tree in hotelroom in Prypjat, Chernobyl, Ukraine I think bring green in our house is very important aspect when we talk about smart growth. And if each floor bring one tree in the city, city will become "Green city" eventually.