Download Garden Planning Raised Beds

Before you dig in, be mindful of which direction the sun is coming from—you don't want your taller plants to shade out anything behind them.

Download Garden Planning Raised Beds. While garden beds are simple construction, it's still extra work. This raised garden bed plan uses the square foot gardening technique.

DIY Raised Garden Beds | The Owner-Builder Network
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Welcome to our guide to raised garden beds! If you're planning a raised bed garden for the first time or adding to your existing beds, avoid these 7 mistakes common in raised bed gardening. Just spread it an inch or two deep all over the surface of the beds and plant or sow seeds.

Choosing the best bedfellows for this space.

Love the addition of pvc pipes held upright to add fencing to your raised beds to keep out deer and rabbits! After you fill them once, you should still add a layer of organic matter, such as compost, seaweed, and rotted manure, as a yearly mulch. We also built a raised rock herb spiral (see diy tutorial). See these 18 raised bed ideas for your garden.