Raised Bed Garden Kits
fastest way to get up and growing is with a raised bed garden kit. Just
open the box, assemble, fill with potting mix, and plant! Available in
many different designs, raised bed garden kits also come in different
sizes and depths to fit your needs. This article is a side-by-side
comparison of the best.
Raised Bed Corner Brackets
you want to use local lumber but don’t have much in the way of tools,
you can buy pre-made corners to join your lumber together. This is less
expensive than buying kits, and allows you to make your raised bed
garden any width or length. All you need is a screwdriver!
Raised Strawberry Bed
Everyone loves raised beds, and everyone loves strawberries! A raised strawberry bed combines the best of both worlds.
Raised Bed Construction
matter what design of raised bed garden you choose to build, observe
these construction details which hold true for all raised bed
construction. By following these simple do's and don'ts you can build a
custom raised bed any width and length you choose, out of 2x6s, 2x8s,
4x4s, 4x6s or any other sturdy lumber.
Raised Bed Garden Designs: Photo Gallery
is a photo gallery featuring 9 different raised bed garden designs. The
close-up photographs of the corner details should make it easy for
those who are even a little handy to duplicate the construction. Make
the dimensions fit your taste or space.
French-Intensive Raised Bed Garden (Double Dug)
is another type of raised bed, too: one with no frame at all! It costs
nothing for building materials or imported potting soil, honors and
supports natural soil ecology, and is sustainable indefinitely. You can
watch a You Tube video showing how to use the method, if you would like
to compare it with framed raised beds.