Even with a small yard, you can still have a thriving kitchen garden full of fresh vegetables and herbs with these perfect planter boxes. Use these unique planter boxes for fresh ways to grow plants in small spaces. Raised beds filled with rich fast-draining planting mix are ideal growing environments for vegetables. A nice, big planting box is just the thing for summer veggies, herbs, and flowers.
Plant some of these beauties for great garden color, even in shade. Sunset. We gave this old wooden box new life as a planter. Filled with a fast-draining soil mix, it’s the perfect vessel for growing a lusty crop of basil in a small space. Plates Four pieces of rusted steel with a diamond-plate pattern, cut to size at the metal yard, make up each of the four planter boxes. The tallest one measures 2 feet high by 2 feet wide by 2 feet deep.
He designed five raised planter boxes and arranged them corner-to-corner in an inverted V formation. Filled with rich soil mix, the boxes provide the perfect drainage that herbs need. If cottage garden isn’t your style, steel planters and rebar stakes might be a good way to steer your vegetable beds away from that look. The first step is to build raised beds they make it easier to harvest your veggies, and to control the quality of your soil and while we like the look of simple redwood, these DIY recycled steel planters from Sunset Magazine would also provide an interesting modern edge. Photos of Dirty Boots Ecological Gardens – San Francisco, CA. Inner Sunset: curved veneer planter box, tinted concrete paths and painted fence to accentuate subtle colors in the garden.
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