Veggie Patches

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by mesome5, Nov 29, 2011.

  1. mesome5

    mesome5 LawnSite Member
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    Have been doing a few veggie patches lately, here is one. Do other people get into designing and constructing vegetable gardens.



  2. nightshutter

    nightshutter LawnSite Senior Member
    from UT
    Posts: 513

    looks good! I've had one random call for it. I don't advertise for it though
  3. GreenI.A.

    GreenI.A. LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,132

    I do a good amount of irrigation for veggie beds, and we have done a few stone retaining walls for raised veggie beds
  4. ed2hess

    ed2hess LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 13,206

    Those look good I think that idea could be big in a lot areas. Concerning the drip, are you sure that the drip is going to do the job for the entire bed? We have a lot of experience with drip and the type of soil that a lot of people
    plant in has toooo much compost to transfer water. So we are going to put liner under the bed to trap all the water. We also noticed that some of the soil that we get transfer water much better than others....our experience is in flower beds. .....Anyway this is really a good idea.
  5. alexschultz1

    alexschultz1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,555

    very nice touch with the rosemary border. :clapping:

    that drip irrigation is set up perfectly.
  6. deerewashed

    deerewashed LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 884

    yeh, done a few, enjoy them, have rigged up irrigation, but like homemade ****, i took the kind you stick in the ground, took the plastic off, hooked up some pvc, and let that **** rip from 4 corners. works well enough, and is cheaper.

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