The ten basic tenets of square-foot gardening are: Arrange your garden in squares, not rows. Lay it out in planting areas. Build boxes to hold a new soil mix above ground. Space boxes apart to form walking aisles. Fill boxes with Mel’
Vegetables in the front yard . the well-manicured, geometric garden beds fill the front yard of the German Schulz farm with vegetables, herbs, and flowers. This rural gardening style can be traced back over years.
Lowe’s recently asked me to try out one of their online courses (that they’re offering in conjunction with Craftsy), and I chose the one that promised to lead me—a non-woodworker—through building a raised-bed garden