DIY Raised Garden Beds • Ideas & Tutorials!

DIY Raised Garden Beds

For those who like to grow their own fruits, veggies and spices. DIY Raised Garden Beds Ideas and Tutorials!

Raised bed with concrete cinder blocks. Kill grass with layer of cardboard. Good way to grow mint perhaps.

20+ Insanely Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas (flowers & vegetables)

A ready-to-roar gas firepit housed in a concrete “wok” from Potted heats the yard’s main seating area. The cushy pillows are covered in cloth from F & S Fabrics.

7 Ways to Transform a Small Backyard

Balance your backyard water feature, or swimming pool, with the element of fire! A sleek fire pit and bench seating gives you an opportunity to use your outdoor space when it's too cold to swim!

Railway sleepers and gravel make for a lovely garden path

Garden Path Ideas

Railroad tie and gravel garden/side yard walkway. I usually don't like gravel and railroad ties but this might be a workable and less expensive option than pavers for backyard walkway to screen porch

raised garden with arbor that would be perfect for growing string beans, or peas...

I like the arch idea. It would be an inexpensive way to create an arch to hang birdfeeders or grow and ivy or morning glories over.


heirloom philosophy - a photo of a French kitchen garden. Love the layout of these raised beds, paired with pea gravel paths! Clean and classic. For back yard behind picture windows

Cinder blocks raised gardens. Top it off with those clover leaf screen blocks with moss growing in it for a softer look.

24 Creative Garden Container Ideas (with pictures)

Galvanized steel raised bed garden..

Galvanized steel raised bed - another great raised garden bed idea. For when I can actually grow stuff outside again!

Many gardens have some sort of drainage issue; drain pipes that don't carry water away from the foundations, areas that become waterlogged during the rainy season, and a myriad of other reasons. It is important that excess water be drained or run off from a property as quickly as possible if you want to avoid damage to structures.

Stone bridge is cool for walkway t Landscaping Ideas Landscape Design Pictures: Xeriscapes waterwise landscapes

Musk Cottage. Flinders, Mornington Peninsula. Weekender of Rick Eckersley.

It was pouring with rain the day I got to see Musk Cottage as part of the Australian Landscape Conference tour. But it was such a wonderful garden, … Continue reading →

Rain garden · Design Phillip Johnson, MIFGS 2012 ·

Raingardens are popping up all over the country. They look incredible and are a great way to save water and protect our environment from erosion and pollution. Find out everything you ever need to know about our water wise friend, the raingarden.