“there are perfectly good stores where you can buy parsnips you know”………… …….so commented a dear friend who couldn’t quite wrap her head around why we were spending many months and m…

A double fence around a vegetable garden will keep the deer out but not the tomato eating squirrels. double fence chicken run?

Chris loves Julia: Our DIY Raised Garden Beds - These 5 beds cost lest than $100 and took them less than 3 hours to build. Of course, they had a power saw, which I don't.

Our DIY Raised Garden Beds

Our DIY Raised Garden Beds - Chris Loves Julia I like the lip/shelf. can sit on, or at least rest gardening tools.

Love the tapestry created by the different grasses and foliage plants here. Not everything has to bloom to be pretty!

Front-Yard Sidewalk-Garden Ideas

Front Yard Sidewalk Garden Ideas: Filling beds with low maintenance, easy-care plants, such as these ornamental grasses, including fountain grass (Pennisetum) and blue oat grass (Helictotrichon) Via BHG

I like the stair stepped beds for herbs and lettuces. Easy Steps To Square Foot Garden Success | The Garden Glove

Easy Steps To Square Foot Garden Success

Inspiring #Patio Design #patioideas #outdoor

I like the stone "patio" around this fire pit. 19 Impressive Outdoor Fire Pit Design Ideas For More Attractive Backyard

A mailbox attached to the side of a raised bed keeps pruners, gloves, twine and trowel within easy reach.

Store gardening tools in mailboxes on the side of your raised garden bed.i don't have a raised garden bed, but this is a good idea. Have to find a place to put it!

stained the wood with Super Deck "Weathered Wood" and used Del Rio 3/8" gravel on the paths

Herb garden idea- enclosed garden- wood stained with Super Deck "Weathered Wood" and Del Rio gravel on the paths

A long, raised bed is used to grow radishes. (Photo: Evan Sung for The New York Times)

Olmsted Bets the Farm on Winning Over the Neighbors

A long, raised bed is used to grow radishes. (Photo: Evan Sung for The New York … A long, raised bed is used to grow radishes. (Photo: Evan Sung for The New York Times)

Raised Garden Beds.

30+ Raised Garden Bed Ideas

30 Raised Garden Bed Ideas Raised bed gardening offers a litany of advantages for the novice and experienced gardeners alike. Not only do they take tiny space but

Building a raised garden bed is easier than you think. All it takes is a quick trip to the home improvement store, a few tools, a couple of hours, and you'll be ready to plant your very own garden. DIY instructions with pictures here: http://www.ehow.com/how_4776329_build-raised-bed-garden.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=freestyle&utm_campaign=fanpage

How to Build a Raised Bed Garden

Here, we take a look at these fabulous raised garden-bed ideas that will transform your perception of raised garden beds. To increase your yields and extend the growing season, consider making a r

i like the blue flax and salvia (may night) --also the yellow

Ajuga 'Catlins Giant', Buxus 'Green Velvet' Helianthus annual Hell Strip Salvia sylvestris 'May Night Linum and Salv.