Raised vegetable garden may be uncommon for some people which is new in the world of gardening. Planting is not always based on soils, but you can also do this kind of style of gardening to make less efforts for your gardening. Raised vegetable garden also provides you with easier access with your vegetables, and it will reduce your back strain. You don’t need to bend over to reach your plant, and it will make you more enjoy to taken care of your plantation.
Dream of every gardeners
Research shows that raised vegetable garden can make your gardening, from weeding to harvesting much more easier. Growing vegetables in raised beds will make your soil warms faster when its spring time. It will also drains faster when its rainy seasons or wet weather come by. This raised vegetable gardenwill take a very little space. You can straight to built in right over a concrete patio. Be warned that you may not built a raised bed on a wooden platform, because when your bed is full with soil and water, the excessive weight can causing a structural damage to the platform. When your raised beds sits straight on the soil, make sure that you plant it with hard clothing or wirings to prevents the harm causing by gophers and moles.
How it’s made
This raised vegetable garden can be build simply by using wood, stone, brick or other available material. You must prepare at least 12 inch deep for the perfect base. You should choose a place that gets a sunlight-shower for about six hours each day. The good news is that you can plant almost every type of vegetables on this raised bed, with an exceptions of potatoes that needs a lot of room for its root.
You must prepare a good quality of potting soils, or compost, and rake the surface until it smooth and level. Plants must be placed in a narrower space because fertilizer can be concentrated on small area only. And remember to water your plant immediately after you finish your planting.
Wait not for long, because when its on the end of the season, you can prepare any kind of dish from the vegetables that you have plant. If there are much left, you can also sell your home-grown vegetables to the market for some bargain price. And of course you don’t need to worry about the hygiene, because you have done the control and monitoring by yourself.