10 Ways to an Easy Garden

09/04/2020 Ken Davis

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener On the Go Answer – Readers Digest-type Condensed Version of this Article Feed your soil instead of the plants with 7-4-4 All Purpose Food Use low maintenance perennials like red salvia, Russian blue sages,…

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4 Keys to Designing and Building Raised Garden Beds

01/29/2015 Ken Lain, mountain gardener

A raised bed is a bottomless frame set into a shallow trench. The sides can be made of almost any durable building material: rock, brick, concrete, and interlocking blocks. Retired watering troughs or claw foot bathtubs are the easiest raised…

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Feb 28 – Raised Bed Gardening Best Practices

12/29/2014 Ken Lain, mountain gardener

See if raised garden beds are right for you. Students learn the correct materials to build with, soils 101, the right food for the right plant and more. Learn, Grow, Love your garden as it rises above the rocks and…

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