Posts made in March, 2012

Raised Bed Gardens – Elevated Garden Beds

Posted on Mar 17, 2012

There is a movement across America, and Southern California is no exception —  adding a place to grow edibles in your garden.  There are several options for finding the right spot for growing vegetables (or maybe a flower cutting garden!).  One of the following ideas or a combination of the ideas, will probably work well for you. You can amend the soil at ground level in either an existing bed, or one that you create by removing a patch of turf, etc.  The soil should be amended with manure, compost, or leaf mold to create an environment that will promote microbial activity which not only affects the texture of the soil, but also supplies nutritional benefits. ...

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