How to make a plant box For so much of the 12 months, Tom Richardson harvests the whole lot from tomatoes to kale to carrots from six juniper beds in his parking strip farm in Seattle. Though the containers, built via dressmaker Sam Kraft, are fairly simple, their rough-reduce magnificence and thoughtful main points raise them as a layout feature from the collection of picket to the cantilevered bench included for lawn guests. "Any tree species that is young which means small diameter and rough sawn will supply this glance," says Kraft, "but only a few might be suitable for this utility. " Juniper is of course rot resistant & is an invasive species within the Oregon forests, the place it is most often harvested from, making it an ideal possibility for the Pacific Northwest.
"Placing call for on this picket is helping the commercial argument of sustainable forestry practices," Kraft says. Whether you are farming your parking strip or beautifying your backyard, a planting box you are making yourself can are available amazing handy.