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Grow Winter Salad Greens: Build A Simple 4 X 4 Raised Garden
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4-x-4-gardenImage Enlargerby donR September 25. 2006

It may not be too late to start a family garden- the 4 X 4 way.  it's easy to put together, care for, and makes for a great family project. Read more about how to build the garden  plus two links to helpful growers' websites:

Before building your 4 X 4 raised bed think about what you want to grow in it. This post is all about growing winter salad greens therefore the design and location are all-important. 

DESIGN:  You have several options for designs, Of course they are all 4 feet wide and 4 feet long but you may want to make it 6 inches to 16 inches high depending on what you want to grow. Low lying winter greens  like chick weed and leaf lettuce can do fine in 6 to 8 inch sideboards while chard, collards and kale require taller sides if…

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