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Gardening Tips for Raised Beds

As we have spoken already about the benefits and advantages of raised bed gardening   and the solutions that these present to us,  compared to the old open system that we were using in the past, here are a few great ideas that will enable us to get the best returns from our recently constructed raised […]

February 23, 2017, Uncategorized
Raised Beds for Balconies

If it is the case that we are living in an apartment and we have an outdoor balcony, that should not stop us from having a raised bed balcony garden or raised bed planters, which if we desire, could plant some greens, some veggies or perhaps flowers. Plants of any description look well in flower […]

February 20, 2017, Uncategorized
Raised Beds for Flowers

Today lets look at raised flower beds and the advantages of how they make our backgarden standout from the ordinary. Like the vegetables in raised garden beds, flowers will alsothrive in their new found elevated surroundings for similar reasons. The soil is not compacted as it is fertile from the composted mix and the moisture […]

February 14, 2017, Uncategorized
Accessories for Raised Beds

Accessory  #1 Irrigation system; There are a number of great garden accessories that we will look at, which will enhance our gardening experience and make it a more pleasurable and exciting journey for us on our gardening journey. The first of these items we will look at is a proper irrigation system. If this is […]

February 13, 2017, Uncategorized
Organic Raised Beds

Essentially organic raised beds are those who don’t use any sprays, pesticides or chemical additives whatsoever, no artificial fertilizer is used, so in other words what we have planted is completely grown naturally. From time to time we may use an organic fertiliser but this has been certified not to contain any harmful, toxic ingredients […]

February 8, 2017, Uncategorized
Elevated Garden Beds

When we mention raised garden beds, we automatically think of the outdoors and  having  a timber framed raised bed outdoors in our backyard or backgarden. But now thanks to the great forward thinking of our garden suppliers and craftspeople, its possible to have a raised garden bed that we can have indoors, on our patio […]

February 3, 2017, Uncategorized
Raised Beds For Beginners – Getting Started

The construction of a raised bed is not a very big undertaking, it is important to stress this point as we will now look at how easy it is to construct one of these beds with very little effort. When we look at the advantages of a raised bed over the conventional gardening methods,that we […]

January 31, 2017, Uncategorized
Raised Beds for Vegetables

If we are using a raised bed for vegetables, then this  is the best solution to an age old problem; the problems that we encountered were numerous and heartbreaking at times. We had a weeding issue which never went away, we had to contend with slugs and garden pests, we had poor returns from our […]

January 27, 2017, Uncategorized
Trellis for Raised Beds

Raised Bed trellises can be and are used for numerous purposes,  both in standard gardens and also with raised bed gardens. If you are a vegetable grower and like growing the vining plants, such as tomatoes , runner beans etc etc, then a trellis is a must have accessory. If on the other hand we […]

January 26, 2017, Uncategorized
Raised Bed Instructions – How To

This is an overview on how to construct your own raised bed frame. Here you will find a set of simple instructions and ideas. No great experience is required, as this project can be easily completed in approx 2-3 hrs. If you have an idea in your head on what a raised bed looks like […]

January 23, 2017, Uncategorized