0
Raised Garden Beds
Why a Raised Bed?
• Ease of use
• Aesthetically
pleasing
• Easier to weed
• Intensive planting
• Best to use in
Urban sett...
Basics of Making a Raised Bed
How-to’s After Frame is Built
Layer
• Cardboard
• Pea gravel
• Wood chips
Soil
• Compost
• Worm castings
• Organic soil
• Coir
• Vermiculite
Planting!
• Using a raised bed
allows you plant a lot of
plants in a small area
• Intensive Planting
• Companion Planting
...
Harvesting!
• Amazing amount of
produce from a small
area
• Use of succession
planting increases
harvest
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Raised garden beds power point (2)

372

Published on

Published in: Self Improvement, Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
372
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
5
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transcript of "Raised garden beds power point (2)"

  1. 1. Raised Garden Beds
  2. 2. Why a Raised Bed? • Ease of use • Aesthetically pleasing • Easier to weed • Intensive planting • Best to use in Urban settings • Good for people with limited amount of space
  3. 3. Basics of Making a Raised Bed How-to’s After Frame is Built Layer • Cardboard • Pea gravel • Wood chips
  4. 4. Soil • Compost • Worm castings • Organic soil • Coir • Vermiculite
  5. 5. Planting! • Using a raised bed allows you plant a lot of plants in a small area • Intensive Planting • Companion Planting • Succession Planting • Extending the Growing season by building a hoophouse over the raised bed
  6. 6. Harvesting! • Amazing amount of produce from a small area • Use of succession planting increases harvest
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×