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Old 03-06-2017, 07:50 PM   #1
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Had a couple hours to kill after work this evening so I built a raised bed planter out of some scrap cedar I had left over.
Inside box dimensions are 2'x6'. Should be able to plop a couple tomatoe plants in there. I'm gonna build another one for some strawberry plants I have ordered.
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Old 03-06-2017, 07:51 PM   #2
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Old 03-06-2017, 07:53 PM   #3
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Old 03-06-2017, 07:53 PM   #4
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Nice.
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Old 03-06-2017, 08:07 PM   #5
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great job!
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Old 03-06-2017, 08:10 PM   #6
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That's very nice. If you have any leftover cedar, feel free to drop one of those at the house.
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Got another planter built, changed it up a little. I like this one better and a lot faster to build
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That's very nice! Will you be lining the bottom with weed cloth so soil doesn't fall through the slats?
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That's very nice! Will you be lining the bottom with weed cloth so soil doesn't fall through the slats?
Yep, the first one is already planted with strawberrys, I left a 1/2 gap in the bottom to drain, covered the entire inside with weed cloth then about 6 inches of pea gravel then filled it with potting soil. Ended up havin to build a cover for the first one so I could protect my strawberrys from freezing last night
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