Synopses & Reviews
Raised beds are widely acknowledged as the way to grown the greatest yields of vegetables per alloted space. Christopher O. Bird offers a guide on how to get going with this most efficient and asthetically pleasing form of growing.
"Any gardener can get a lot out of this book."--Mel Bartholomew, Square Foot Gardening
Bird does all his vegetable gardening in thickly planted raised beds, framed in 2 X 12 lumber and filled with custom-blended soil. "Cubed Foot Gardening" shows how to build simple, inexpensive beds and how to grow the most popular vegetables in them, using innovative tricks and techniques not possible in a conventional garden. Illustrations.
Here, in full color, is the new standard for vegetable gardening in thickly planted raised beds filled with custom-blended soil.