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concrete blocks make raised beds. Also, put herbs into the small holes in the blocks.
I did this because there is no digging in my rock solid ground. Did not cover the holes but use them for herbs and annuals. I also lined with weed barrier cloth and used rebar in several places for stability. I love it and makes maintenence super easy.
Concrete Raised Garden Beds - maybe a use for all of those cinder blocks Pat has been trying to pawn off on everyone.
*****Concrete Raised Garden Beds. After making build lists and pricing materials making it out of treated lumber, brick, composite decking, etc. I settled on concrete block. The blocks are 8"x 8"x 16". Also used caps. A nice sitting height.
Raised Garden Bed - concrete block by VYNNIE THE GARDENER, via Flickr
Weave a raised bed of stakes and flexible twigs.
raised garden bed with concrete blocks-lasts longer than wood. I'd love to do this and paint or stain the blocks some viberent colors.
Raised Garden - legit way to build one - complete with protective cover and hardwired bottom.
Raised Garden bed with cinder blocks. I'd make the footprint of the cardboard bigger than the blocks and lay it down first, then the blocks, then the dirt, then mulch around the outside, to keep the weeds down.
raised garden beds
DIY Raised Garden Beds • Ideas & Tutorials!
A step-by-step tutorial on how to make a raised garden bed. We're gonna have to do this!!
build raised beds like these, but with 2 x 8's, 2- 12 x 20 foot beds, one two boards high and the other just one board high
How do you make your garden grow? Here's an idea for a raised bed garden framed with wood and galvanized steel. Check out one of our Old Time Pottery Garden Centers to get your garden started today!
Stones around raised garden beds. Love this idea for a vegetable garden. love the lamps with hanging pots!
Raised Garden bed with cinder blocks- maybe a way to use the ones we already have?