Planning a Garden - Links to how many plants per square foot... The image supplied is a poster child for a common mistake in raised bed design. Never exceed four foot wide raised beds (with access from both sides) because the reach of most people is two feet, stooped over before having to put a hand down on the soil for balance compacts it. Border raised beds next to a barrier are of necessity kept to 2 feet wide max.
A kitchen garden, or a potager, is a French-style ornamental kitchen garden. It is generally planned for a small space and formal in design, with mostly vegetables and fruit and some cut flowers. Let's explore!