Shirley Bovshow explains how easy and affordable it is to start your garden right now.
Shirley Bovshow explains how easy and affordable it is to start your garden right now with a raised bed garden.
There are three different types:
A raised bed garden is great for lawns that have tough soil. Instead of breaking your back fixing it every day get raised bed frame.
- 4X4 Redwood Planter, $130 at Garden Centers. Place your soil inside, a blend50% potting, 30$ compost, 20 % topsoil to help the soil stay perky and not deflate.
Put this on a palette, fill it with soil. It fits 100 gallons and allows you to start planting for under $25.
- 100 Gallon Dirt Pot, $25 – 30, made from recycled materials.
POP UP / PORTABLE BED:
A pop up or portable bed is a great option under $25 that allows you to easily plant an herb garden. You can also place plants closer in good soil within the bed. Make sure to place it on a sturdy table.
- Portable Fabric Vegetable Garden, approx. $23