How to construct a raised bed garden For much of the 12 months, Tom Richardson harvests the whole thing from tomatoes to kale to carrots from six juniper beds in his parking strip farm in Seattle. Though the containers, constructed via clothier Sam Kraft, are moderately simple, their rough-cut class and thoughtful details carry them as a layout function from the selection of wood to the cantilevered bench integrated for garden visitors. "Any tree species that is younger meaning small diameter and rough sawn will give this glance," says Kraft, "however only a few might be appropriate for this software. " Juniper is naturally rot resistant & is an invasive species in the Oregon forests, the place it is in most cases harvested from, making it an excellent choice for the Pacific Northwest.
"Placing call for in this wooden is helping the commercial argument of sustainable forestry practices," Kraft says. .