Vertical gardening - it maximizes your harvest, makes the most of limited space, doesn't require lots of bending, and keeps your veggies away from pests and rot. Takes up just four square feet of growing space but produces more vegetation than a 24 square foot plot!
At the annual Festival des Jardins, the garden festival held at the Château de Chaumont in France’s Loire Valley one of the Kitchen Gardenting plots was this raised bed planter made from old pallets! Pinned to "It's a Pallet Jack" by Pamela
BHG Raised Bed Garden Design Tip: Grow Up with Vines - Include trellises, obelisks, or tuteurs in your raised-bed gardening plans. Buy or build one or two to grow vining crops such as peas, beans, cucumbers, and even tomatoes. The extra height brings visual drama to your plantings, especially if most of what you grow is relatively short.
Harpur Garden Images Ltd :: vegetable in allotment rows cabbage boreocole July Gold medal Winchester Growers Jon Wheatley Mary Mayne Terry Porter RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2009 Marcus Harpur vegetable, kitchen, potager, crop, harvest, ed