Copyright (c) 2019 en-us Vegetable Gardener - "Raised-beds" tag posts Vegetable Gardener - "Raised-beds" tag posts Wed, 13 Nov 2019 06:45:56 -0500 Vegetable Gardener - "Raised-beds" tag posts Vegetable Gardener - "Raised-beds" tag posts <![CDATA[Meet Tara Nolan, Raised Bed Revolutionary]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 16:25:07 -0500 Meet Tara Nolan, Raised Bed Revolutionary Posted by WesternGardener
Tara Nolan knows how to raise the profile of a traditional vegetable garden into something special. Her new book leads the charge for gardeners wanting to join the "Raised Bed Revolution." ]]>
<![CDATA[Urbanite Raised Beds]]> Thu, 06 Nov 2014 12:29:20 -0500 Urbanite Raised Beds Posted by lawntofood
I started creating our backyard vegetable garden beds two years ago, using random materials that I found on our new property. Some rocks, bricks and pieces of wood were used to retain a couple... ]]>
<![CDATA[Wine Bottle Raised Beds]]> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 11:08:14 -0500 Wine Bottle Raised Beds Posted by Patsarts
We drink a bottle of wine or two per week on average - well, Himself drinks it - but anyway, I learned that GREEN glass is not recycled - at least in Michigan. We have extremely sandy soil, so... ]]>
<![CDATA[Raised Garden Beds]]> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:43:59 -0500 Raised Garden Beds Posted by bobbichukran
Over the last 30 years, I've lived in tiny apartments, a condo and houses of all sizes.  I've also had gardens of all sizes.  The common element in all of those, though, has been raised beds that... ]]>
<![CDATA[How to Garden Down Under]]> Sat, 20 Apr 2013 12:57:34 -0500 How to Garden Down Under Posted by WesternGardener
Gardening is a favorite pastime for people around the globe and every country has its own gardening challenges. Gardeners in Sydney, Australia, have successfully learned how to adapt to the rough conditions Down Under. ]]>
<![CDATA[A Young Man's First Garden]]> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 07:00:00 -0500 A Young Man's First Garden Posted by yourownvictorygarden
My first experience as a gardening teacher and mentor to a young man. ]]>
<![CDATA[QUESTION: best first plantings in raised beds]]> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 09:05:00 -0500 QUESTION: best first plantings in raised beds Posted by RiverRanch
I recently bought a property in California's Sierra Nevada foothills. It came with a large (36' x 50') fenced and terraced vegetable garden with raised beds, all sadly overgrown with weeds. The weeds... ]]>
<![CDATA[Plano Victory Garden - Summer & Fall 2011]]> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 00:18:41 -0500 Plano Victory Garden - Summer & Fall 2011 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
My "Victory Garden" last Summer and Fall ]]>
<![CDATA[Raised bed designs]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2012 13:58:52 -0500 Raised bed designs Posted by AnneBerry
Here are two raised beds that were built for the kitchen garden next to The Dutch House in Old New Castle,  Delaware.  They were constructed of cypress wood which is naturally resistant to... ]]>
<![CDATA[DIY Square Foot Garden Planting Templates]]> Fri, 11 Nov 2011 07:00:00 -0500 DIY Square Foot Garden Planting Templates Posted by yourownvictorygarden
These wood templates will save you a lot of time making evenly-spaced planting holes. ]]>
<![CDATA[Raised Bed Gardens Reach New Heights]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2011 14:58:11 -0500 Raised Bed Gardens Reach New Heights Posted by WesternGardener
An unusual take on raised beds means planting space for gardeners at every level. ]]>
<![CDATA[Plano Victory Garden - Spring 2011]]> Thu, 19 May 2011 20:51:50 -0500 Plano Victory Garden - Spring 2011 Posted by yourownvictorygarden
My Victory Garden so far... cheers! ]]>
<![CDATA[Spring Gardening in California]]> Wed, 30 Mar 2011 16:37:11 -0500 Spring Gardening in California Posted by cookinwithherbs
I'm on the road again and one of my last stops was at Renee Shepherd's home and gardens, where my friend Carolyn Dille and I enjoyed a lovely lunch and a tour of Renee's impressive gardens. ]]>
<![CDATA[Recyled Raised Beds]]> Wed, 30 Mar 2011 11:27:33 -0500 Recyled Raised Beds Posted by jimdorn
I had an old above ground aluminum pool with interlocking side pieces that I was going to get rid of. It was 4'h X 16'w X 32'l. I cut the sides into 1' pieces and was able to make 9 3' X 12raised... ]]>
<![CDATA[Raised Beds for Your Garden: Framing Materials]]> Sat, 26 Mar 2011 19:53:59 -0500 Raised Beds for Your Garden: Framing Materials Posted by ChrisMcLaughlin
There are many ways to go about framing a raised bed and material ideas are endless. There's only a couple of things that deserve some consideration before you put one or two together this spring. ]]>
<![CDATA[Planting Large Seeds in a Raised Bed]]> Thu, 09 Sep 2010 15:15:00 -0500 Planting Large Seeds in a Raised Bed Posted by yourownvictorygarden
It's Fall planting time again! Here I show you how I plant large seeds in a raised bed. ]]>
<![CDATA[Raised Bed Pest Cover - Redux]]> Sat, 28 Aug 2010 07:00:00 -0500 Raised Bed Pest Cover - Redux Posted by yourownvictorygarden
With Fall planting right around the corner, it was time to re-cover my raised bed "defense system". ]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Creating School Raised Bed Gardens]]> Wed, 25 Aug 2010 12:09:05 -0500 Video: Creating School Raised Bed Gardens Posted by JMTaylor
Our Camarillo Community Gardens members, members of the Master Gardeners, school staff, parents and students came together to create a new batch of raised bed gardens at a local school. The response... ]]>
<![CDATA[Raised Beds: Who Has a Cool Design?]]> Sun, 27 Jun 2010 13:25:00 -0500 Raised Beds: Who Has a Cool Design? Posted by Ruth
Looking for raised-bed design ideas? Check out the photos posted by members, and show us your own creations. ]]>
<![CDATA[The Benefits of Raised Garden Beds]]> Mon, 14 Jun 2010 12:03:21 -0500 The Benefits of Raised Garden Beds Posted by ChrisMcLaughlin
If you've never grown vegetables in raised beds before, I promise that once you do, you'll be spoiled for the rest of your gardening life. ]]>