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Old 07-02-2015, 02:30 AM
 
Location: Moku Nui, Hawaii
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We stack up concrete blocks and then pile soil inside to make raised bed gardens. It's kinda like bucket gardening on steroids.



You could make a smaller version for something that would be bigger than buckets but smaller than most gardens.
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Old 07-02-2015, 10:33 AM
 
Location: Aiken, South Carolina, US of A
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Where I live the soil is poor and very sandy.
That is what I do, use the blocks for raised beds for flowers. I only use them one high,
on their sides, and it works quite well, I have been impressed. Then usually once a year
I add Black Cow Topsoil, for fresh growing soil. They work great.
I am growing tomatoes in pots, just 2 big pots this year. They are doing fine.
I just put the tomato cages right in the big pots and they grow through them.
I use concrete blocks though, not cinder blocks. They must weigh 40 lbs a piece.
That is why I can get away with only using one high.
Where there is a will, there's a way. LOL
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