Raised garden boxes are easier to plant, weed, water and harvest than in-ground beds. Above ground beds also produce bigger & better yields in a smaller space than traditional garden rows. Featured Categories: Raised Garden Beds Elevated Raised Beds Raised Bed Corners. For the experienced gardener or the novice, raised garden beds take the hassle out of horticulture. Here are tips on planning, building, protecting and irrigating raised bed gardens. Experienced gardeners use raised beds to sidestep a long list of gardening challenges. Raised garden beds make gardening easier for planting, weed control and harvesting. Choose from over 20 styles of raised beds and complete garden bed kits, or learn how to build your own cedar, redwood, or recycled plastic garden bed or planter.
Raised bed gardening is a simple technique that can improve the health and productivity of your garden. Raised beds have better soil structure and drainage, allowing the soil to warm up earlier in the season, and giving you a head start on spring. Prepared by Richard J. Brzozowski, Extension Educator, University of Maine Cooperative Extension. Advantages of a Raised Bed Garden. Raised bed garden soils drain excess moisture. Rectangle raised beds are affordable, attractive, and perfect for both traditional and urban gardens.
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