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Elevated raised bed experiment

Posted by txweekendchef Texas (My Page) on
Sun, Jun 24, 12 at 16:36

Went a little overboard making an herb garden.

I started with the idea of making a raised bed, but then I started thinking about all that bending down to work on a raised bed garden (I am 6'4",) so I decided to elevate the bed.

Before I new it I ended up with this.

Features include an elevated bed, screened enclosure and a solar powered watering system.

I also wrote a hopefully funny story about making this thing here.

Everything is growing great, but have been told I might be over-watering with the solar powered watering system. So I am going to try cutting back the water and see how they do in the 106º temps projected for next week here in Fort Worth.


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RE: Elevated raised bed experiment

Looks good! Just wondered how much it cost you to make that home for your $2 plants, lol! Hope you continue planting in it once your herbs/tomatoes/peppers are done.


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RE: Elevated raised bed experiment

Hope everything going great in your experiment. I will wait for more stories from your side.

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