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How to make beautiful beds for the lazy, the beds high and smart - it's what you need to know the gardener who wants to make his life as much as possible independent of the garden cares. If desired, you simply learn the way to design the lazy beds, which you can see on these photos. The bed of this type will allow you to enjoy a well-earned rest in the country and will not be every time require weeding. In addition, it is not only convenient, but also increases the productivity of crops.
- Nice and comfortable
- How to make lazy beds - basic tips
- High bed as a way of intensive crops
- smart bed
- Design the garden with his own hands
- Videos, photos
The easiest way to build a smart beds on a flat surface
Sprouts on a bed High always gets enough sunlight
Today the strong tendency of transition to a healthy organic food. Classical organic farming is not very efficient and laden with risks do not get the crop. But smart beds - a great help in this problem
Everyone knows how much time and effort should be given to each of planted crops, which, however, are sometimes not even justify the result: plants can not grow or do not give a result of the normal amount of the harvest. In this case, you should pay attention to the lazy beds technology on your site!
Multilevel narrow beds and paths, sprinkled with pebbles
Small beds, which can be done independently with a minimum of tools
Nice and comfortable
Lazy bed - a completely new approach to the care of the garden, which will allow seedlings to grow in itself and give several times larger harvest. Its foundations were laid by a rule that says that digging and weeding the land can not be other than its preparation and the very fit. Even at a constant weeding, you can remove the weeds and fluff up the ground, sooner or later it will dry up and can not provide sufficient moisture for crops.
Stone walls - a simple way to build a foundation for a bed on uneven terrain
Compact beds in urban areas
High beds with trellises on the site, strewn with gravel
How to make lazy beds - basic tips
This approach is very important in its preparation for future planting - it is desirable to do much more with the fall, when you can gather material for mulching (need to cover it with straw, sawdust, pine cones, etc...), Which, in turn, does not give weeds germinate at the site with the cover.
Lazy bed with his hands:
Determine the height of skirting boards, depending on where the beds installed. Connect boards screwdriver, remove the clamp. Overturn a bed and outlines the installation site, focusing on the lighting conditions for future seedlings
Lazy bed with his hands:
Firmly establish a bed, burying corner bars in the 12-15-centimeter hole. We check the bumpers beds building level (for the normal operation of future irrigation system). Fastened to the inside ledges PVC pipe (with hoops for a mesh or film against weather and birds). Shots tamp the ground and the bottom of the metal mesh against moles (and zavimosti of materials and destination beds - geotextile)
Lazy bed with his hands:
Soil by type. Fasten watering hoses. Planted seedlings. If necessary, we set the tent hoops.
Mulch is useful also to fill spaces between the beds
- Set yourself a watering system. Optionally, choose the most expensive systems available in stores. In the case of such gardens should be fine ones from which you will only have to press the button - and will disappear by the need to water by hand. Watering will allow you to make beautiful beds: green and lush. Also worth noting: Watering can be infrequent, but abundant, giving the plants the necessary moisture to your next visit.
automatic watering system
Depending on the mutual position of the beds (and how long you should be put out), select the automatic watering or drip irrigation
To the soil of the beds is not a sprawling, enclosed stone can be used geotextile strips
- Tools for working in the garden - the key to saving time. Therefore it is necessary to choose one stock and for many years. It may include not only the usual shovel and buckets, but also the various little things that will facilitate your work. Well in advance to get the inventory location.
Photos garden equipment
Will look like a trellis for taller plants - depends only on your imagination. Sales can always find any option, including the wall, to shed
Smart villa: green energy and lazy beds
- In the beginning of the season of planting every dig up the ground, prepare it for future seedlings or seeds. Put the plant and do not disturb the ground: mulching done its job and will protect from weeds. All you have left to remove crops - in time to water the beds in the country.
Smart beds required only once to dig. They do not need weeding - mulch will not go up weed
Tomatoes on a trellis in the smart beds
Metal bumpers beds should be dug into the ground at a shallow depth
This is an interesting and effective way, which is suitable for lazy gardeners and experienced who know their job growers. The bed of this type justify the efforts and will bring a lot of convenience.
French garden with beds of lazy
Colors in the design of a small garden
High bed as a way of intensive crops
Even if it is very time-consuming process of first - the construction of the frame and watering the beds, but that it will make you forget about the bad climate and low productivity.
Aluminum barrels and containers suitable shape - a good and easy to transport material to create high beds
Beds, fenced stone
High bed is always in the sun, which contributes to the heating of the ground layer, so it can be planting in April without fear of frost, and the lower mesh to prevent the invasion of moles and mice. Not too wide frame (within 150 cm) would take care of the beds on both sides. If we divide it into two strips of 80 cm wide - you can even make your own hands greenhouse, conducting film on both landings. It should be noted that it is high ridges give the earliest harvest salad first, and then discriminating vegetables. The only problem - more frequent watering because the water does not stay in this land for a long time.
High beds with aromatic herbs you can try to grow in urban environments. They also become part of the decor
Despite all the difficulties in the beginning, planting it worth the investment in effort and a long time is not bringing much trouble and bed has a beautiful view.
Smart digging a bed for herbs need only once before planting seedlings. Then it requires a minimum of attention and care
Smart bed free forms
At the heart of smart beds is almost the same method as in the lazy, but with an emphasis on fertilizer. Many gardeners do not just convinced that quality fertilizer gives a large harvest, which does not require from its owner much effort. This bed uses as the soil is not the usual ground and compost, which is based on added straw, leaves, sawdust, as a result adds even more nutrients for future plants. Compost pile is covered with a thin layer of earth, and a month later in the bed of the soil is suitable for planting. At the height it can reach up to one meter, but it is possible to protect, as well as the high ridges. Used to this kind of beds are best brick, wild stone or logs, which in turn will make them more beautiful. Also needed is a system of internal irrigation.
Multi-level smart beds
This method is good for those who can afford large amounts of fertilizer and time to build structures. But just to say that the effort will pay off in full, you will get a nice beds, and your garden will yield a crop for a few weeks before the normal term.
Wooden fence smart beds can be decorated with thread clamps (laser cutting) of metal
Design the garden with his own hands
Let it is somewhat unusual for our mentality, but the garden can also be made part of the design. Your site can be filled with meaning and give it a personality. And most importantly - make a beautiful garden can be completely hands!
Basic tips in the design of a garden plot:
- Do not be afraid to use trellis, which will allow climber give color to the design of the garden.
Besides the tapestry, you may need to tie plants. With irrigation system safe from pests, weeds, and high-quality fertilizers, - they give an unexpectedly large crop
Tomatoes on trellis receive maximum sunlight
Different versions of the tapestry
- Choose contrasting in form and color of plants, do not be afraid to experiment! The same overall squash and watermelons can complement neatly Squirting tomatoes and vines.
Picture contrast design
Contrasting design on a garden of
Another example of contrasting design for a decorative garden plants and garden beds
- Framing the beds - not only pledge of a good harvest. The bed can combine single plot using the same framing pictures.
Gabion for beds high upstands
Split-level beds with curved metal bumpers
Lazy beds with wooden bumpers
- Pay attention to the colors. They can decorate not only the area around the house, but also the garden! Choose perennial and appropriate to your needs in style design, to create a more beautiful bed.
Photos of flowers in the garden design
Flowers on the smart beds
- The space between the beds may be filled with pebbles or separated by small paths.
The paths in the design of the garden
Pebbles, concrete and stone design in a small garden plot
- Also worth noting is that the beds unless they are not intended for the cultivation of a large number of crops can go 2-3 or be built in either English or French style.
Placement and shape of the beds - depending on your imagination and ease of circumvention
French garden - symmetrical beds of regular shape. In the center of the composition - or extra bed or garden decoration or sculpture
The design of the beds, beds for country house in Mediterranean style
A small kitchen garden designed in "Zen" style
High beds are saving a lot of energy with high return
All The above methods will enable you to fully enjoy a well-deserved rest at the country house and do the work in the garden in times easier!