This is a great idea since topsoil was such a bear to find last year! How to layer material for a raised bed garden without importing expensive potting mix & topsoil: Layer: Straw mulch Compost Newspaper/ cardboard Grass clippings Rough mulch Branches
I'm thinking strawberries!Starting from Scratch: Vertical Gardening -As a general rule, it would take 13 to 18 times more ground space to plant the same amount in a horizontal garden as you can in a vertical garden.
The latest craze in the green gardening market is the self-watering barrel garden. Barrel gardens are easy to make and efficient to use. A drum can hold up to 72 plants, allowing for more food to be harvested at a one time
Plant Fall Garden - 15 Vegetables you can Grow in Autumn - in the garden or containers. Keep yourself in fresh veggies for salads, stir-fries, soups, and savory dishes right through to the first frost!
Epsom salts are used in the garden as a natural source of magnesium, particularly for roses, tomatoes, and peppers. The extra magnesium is believed to make the plants bushier and greener, with more blooms and abundant veggie yields.