For thousands of years, men and women have used raised garden beds, also called elevated gardens or box gardens, to beautify their home environment as well as to provide food and nutrition. As you plan your garden bed there are some considerations that will be helpful in selecting the best design for your situation. In determining the design that is best suited for your family the following considerations will be beneficial to your endeavor.
1. How much space do you have available for
My apartment building neighbors (6 apts in a large old house, on 2 acres in Maryland) have decided to plan out a joint garden for next spring. We're getting ready as well, and very excited.