Vegetable Garden Design Articles

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Different Herb Garden Designs

It isn’t necessary to have a garden just for your herbs. You can mingle herbs in your flower or vegetable gardens. They assist other plants by being planted alongside them. Wherever you plant herbs, you may want to consider some herb garden designs that benefit you the best. Any design of a garden should be based on a location that ...

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Small Garden Design Tips and Advice

When beginning to plan their garden layouts many gardeners fail to take all the features of the space into account. These can be surrounding structures, retaining walls, height limitations, and how steeply the garden plot is pitched. By taking your time in the planning stages and working as many of these challenges into the design as possible instead of fighting ...

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Planning And Designing Your Vegetable Garden

Many people decide that they want to create their own vegetable garden and jump straight in with both feet. However rather than just planting a load of seeds in a random manner, you will have a lot more success if you take some time deciding where specific vegetable plants are going to go. You need to look at the allotted ...

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Are You A Beginner Vegetable Gardener?

Deciding to learn how to grow a vegetable garden can be one of the most fulfilling, beneficial as well as fun endeavors you could undertake. Some people are very likely to counter that statement, but they’re the same ones who pay full-price for commercial vegetables and don’t even know if the produce is totally organic or healthy. Imagine lush, leafy ...

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How To Keep Your Vegetable Garden Producing Longer

Keep your vegetable garden healthy by keeping your vegetables picked close. By that I mean do not let over ripe fruit go unnoticed and drain your plants of the nutrients needed to grow even more vegetables. That over ripe tomato or foot long squash is not very good to eat and will greatly decrease the amount of vegetables the plant ...

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Designing a Vegetable Garden

Vegetable gardens have been around since Victorian times, when they increased in popularity as life became more urban. But if you thought they all had to be uniformly plain, rectangular and entirely functional, think again. You can have a kitchen garden that’s lovely to look at as well as a way of producing delicious food. The first thing to do ...

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Small Garden Design – How to Get Started

So, you have decided to start a small garden, but where should you start? The first step in any small garden design project is planning the type of garden you want to grow. Do you want a small garden with lots of color? Will you want flowers that you can cut and bring indoors? If so, then you will want ...

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Prepare Your Soil For Vegetable Gardening

Careful soil preparation is always at the top of the pile in a vegetable garden design tips list. It takes a lot of effort and time involved in gardening and yet you can only know if you have been doing it right or wrong in at least a few weeks. So preparation and proper planning is critical, unless of course ...

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Vegetable Garden Design Ideas Raised Bed Gardening

Raised beds are a gardening favorite for many reasons. They have long been a favorite of apartment dwellers since beds can be constructed in any shape to take advantage of small or odd spaces and are easily disassembled for moving. Raised garden beds also allow those who can no longer kneel to the ground or stand again from a kneeling ...

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How to Design a Vegetable Garden

When people first start vegetable gardening, they sometimes get stuck in in a bit of a haphazard fashion, planting a couple of things here, a couple of things there, without any sort of system in place. While this is fine for getting your feet wet, if you want to sustainably grow vegetables, it pays to put a bit of thought ...

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