Example: How Much Soil Do I Need for a 3x6 Bed? To fill a 3x6 bed with 10″ sides, you will need 15 cubic feet of blended soil. To create the blend, use the following quantities: 9 cubic feet of topsoil (9 20-quart bags) 4.5 cubic feet of compost (4.5 20-quart bags) 1.5 cubic feet of soilless growing mix 1.5 cups Gardener's Supply All-Purpose Fertilizer Gardens Ideas, Gardens Boxes, Gardens Supplies, Gifts Cards, Raised Beds, Rai Gardens, Beds Gardens, Beds Corner, Rai Beds
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."
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Raised Gardens do not have to be difficult or expensive. --- "We salvaged these pallets from a local warehouse and cut them into thirds. 2 full pallets were used here. 4′x4′ posts screwed to the corners and voila, a beautifully gridded garden bed full of black gold, just waiting for planting. Grid was stapled old venetian blinds. It was inspired by the Square Foot Garden method."