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Above Ground Concrete Garden

Years ago on PBS I saw a show about a chef who grew all his veggies in an above-ground garden.  I believe it was in the New Orleans area before Katrina. Anyone else see the show? Where can I find tips for this type of garden (waist high, no stooping)?

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#1 Comment By Nikki On 03/06/2012 @ 7:09 am

I would not recommend planting a bed over top concrete unless you do so using containers. There is nowhere for the roots to go or water to drain without a suitable containment in place. For tips on creating a raised garden bed, this article will help: [1]

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