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Frugal Dad breaks down the steps on how to start a space-efficient and easy-to-maintain square foot garden. I agreed with everything but the idea that blueberries were a small plant. WHAT?! they're a bush that only gets bigger.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED Hammer / Saw / Shovel / Wire cutters Tape measure / 4 4-foot 2-by-10′s / 16d galvanized nails / 2 6-foot 2-by-4′s 4-foot 2-by-4 / 49 feet of 12-gauge galvanized wire, cut into 7 7-foot lengths / 8d galvanized nails / About 1/2 cubic yard or 14 cubic feet of good garden soil / A sunny spot for your garde
Plant tulip bulbs in November then forget about them until the following Spring. After they've flowered allow them to dry out, lift them shaking off any excess soil and store in a paper bag in a dry, dark place. Plant them again the following Autumn. This way bulbs can last years!
Do this in front yard. Potager - Kitchen garden at Bolen residence. LOVE the use of the large pots to control the amount of water or nutrients herbs need as opposed to the vegetables! "This raised-bed kitchen garden was absolutely stunning and made great use of a narrow space that was formerly used as a dog enclosure. The space was designed by John Fluitt, an Oklahoma landscape designer."