Raised bed gardens
Building a raised bed vegetable garden is similar to growing plants in containers but on a much larger scale. In a raised bed the plants are contained (useful when growing creeping varieties like mint and strawberries) while still allowing the roots to penetrate into the ground. Planting a raised bed garden not only gives your lawn… Continue reading
Do you have trouble bending and kneeling to plant and maintain your garden? Whether it’s the not-so-gentle little reminders of aging, or the left over aches and pains from an injury, sometimes gardening just plain hurts.
But, the allure of dirt under our fingernails, and the awe we feel from watching seeds sprout, keep us out there toiling away.… Continue reading