There are different ways to arrange your garden and vegetable patch. However most people who decide to plant flowers or even vegetables often have to deal with wildlife. Who has never been bothered by rabbit snacking or the invasion of insects. This is why using a raised garden is the best way to limit pest intrusion. After this element can also be very useful to add a touch of originality to your outdoor space.
In this article we have selected several types of raised gardening ideas that you can use to protect your vegetable garden or simply to decorate your garden.
Best 35 Raised garden bed ideas
Raised Pyramid Garden
Realized a raised garden of pyramidal type will inevitably attract the glances of your visitors. Indeed this positioning is very original. This type of raised garden is visually attractive, but in addition this positioning will be very useful for people who have a small yard. Each plant (strawberries in the photo) nestle perfectly and there are dividers to create uniformity and order.
L Shaped Raised Garden
This raised garden is L-shaped and is designed with wooden beams. This shape is perfect for integration into a corner of your home. In addition you can use the ledges to sit down. You can sit directly on it or add a table and chairs in the corner. This way you will enjoy the beautiful rendering of your flowers when you receive friends.
Colorful Raised Garden
People who love color will appreciate this candy pink raised garden. This color will not appeal to everyone, which is why you can use other colors to paint your raised gardens. After using vibrant color, you can get a contrast with the soft, natural colors of your outdoor yard.
Modern Raised Garden
Art is a great way to express yourself. So, why not use your artistic talents to create modern raised gardens. You can make all types of shapes using your imagination. It is a good way to attract attention, but above all you will make sure to make the garden unique. The raised garden shown in the photo is long, so it is perfect for various plants (edible, fragrant or which offers a nice visual rendering).
Incorporating stones in your garden is a good way to achieve a decorative effect. You are sure not to detract from the natural beauty of your outdoor yard. You can use the stones to create a raised garden. It can even be used to hide the vis-à-vis. It will just be necessary to increase its height to be sure to obtain more privacy in your garden.
Raised Greenhouse Garden
Spring is the favorable season for planting, but sometimes cold waves appear. Suddenly creating a raised garden with a greenhouse will protect your vegetables. It will help fight against possible temperature changes.
A combination of raised garden and hanging pots is a great way to make use of the space available in your outdoor yard. Raised gardens are placed against the wall and then just add trellises to hang your flower pots. This raised garden model is equipped with wheels, so you can move them around in all your space.
These raised gardeners are equipped with a handle. Thanks to it you can easily move your plantations. These raised gardens are made with wooden elements. Just imitate the design of a crate to achieve the same result. On the other hand, to use good quality wood, it is necessary that the whole remains solid.
Raised Wooden Garden
These raised gardens are original, they recall the old cradles made of wood. In any case, they are perfect for people who lack space in their garden. In addition, their compact designs facilitate their movement.
Raised vegetable garden
This raised garden is a common model, it is also one of the models that you will find most often on sale. The advantage with this is that there is space underneath to store your flowerpots or tools. Thanks to it your flowers and vegetables will be safe from wildlife.
Medieval Raised Garden
The raised garden shown in the photo is medieval in style. Suffice to say that this format is not new, but it remains just as clear and natural once it is in place in your garden. This is the kind of raised garden that you can make on your own. You just need to collect pieces of wood of varying length depending on the size of the structure you want to obtain and assemble them. You will still have to be careful that a small animal cannot pass between the branches.
Raised Flower Garden
A raised garden can be helpful in preventing wildlife from reaching your vegetables. It is also practical to be able to work at height (this avoids bending down). A raised garden can also be very useful to flower your outdoor courtyard. Just look at the photo to be convinced. The rendering of the different colors is attractive looked. The models represented in the photo are placed in a staircase. This type of raised garden is ideal for occupying empty space.
Multifunction Raised Garden
This raised garden is close to the classic model presented a little above. The difference is that it offers closed storage. You can use them to store and protect your various tools and accessories (watering cans, fertilizers, gloves, hand shovel, etc.) Clearly everything you need to plant your flowers, vegetables and do the maintenance.
Raised Pallet Garden
We have already mentioned wooden pallets quite a few times on our site. At the same time this element can be used for so many things in your garden (furniture, planter, storage of tools, etc.) This time you can use it as a raised garden. You just have to place two pallets next to each other and add a wooden board to obtain a closed base. It’s simple, efficient and inexpensive. Anyone can do it.
Raised Garden With Trellis
Trellises look great when surrounded by flowers. So assembling raised gardens with trellises is a very good landscaping idea. You can place them on your terrace or in your patio.
Relaxing Raised Garden
A garden is a place where you can do various activities. But some people just like to arrange it to have a relaxing place. Suddenly these raised gardens correspond to this effect. The outline is made with plastic slats and on the top they are stone slabs. The rendering is really superb. You can integrate flowers, pebbles and even a flow of water as in the photo.
Raised Garden with a Watering Trough
People who keep animals probably have waterers in their homes. They immediately bring a rural atmosphere once in place in your garden. Drinkers are designed for outdoor use, so they offer a durable design. This is why the recycled raised garden is a good idea. You get a spacious element for planting your flowers or vegetables.
Raised Garden Support
These types of raised gardens are widely used in industrial agriculture. They allow perfect water distribution and good sun capture. They have several racks on several floors. The goal is to use the space in height and not in width. This will come in handy if your backyard is small.
Bamboo Raised Garden
Raised gardens can be made with a variety of materials; wood, pallets, stone, plastic, etc. The model shown in the photo is made of bamboo. Each piece is cut in half to exploit the hollow interior of the stems. It’s simple, but you had to think about it. It is an all-natural raised garden model.
Raised Garden Cart
You don’t necessarily have to spend money to get a raised garden. You can very well recycle the elements that are already present in your home. For example a wheelbarrow or a cart as in the photo. Rabbits or mice will have a harder time disrupting the growth of your flowers if your pots are high.
Raised Brick Garden
Bricks have been used for hundreds of years to construct buildings. Even after all this time the rectangular format and this rusty red color are still relevant today. This construction element remains a timeless classic. Suddenly you can very well used them to make raised gardens.
Wooden Raised Planter
This model is somewhat reminiscent of the pyramidal raised garden presented at the beginning. On this model, the raised planters are not arranged in a pyramid, but just placed on top of each other. This is perfect for obtaining an ordered and symmetrical rendering.
Rustic Style Raised Garden
These raised gardens are similar to models in the medieval style. They are made of large symmetrical logs held together. Each log is cut on the end so that they can all fit together. This is the kind of raised garden you can achieve if you want a rustic feel.
Raised Garden with Tires
This is another raised garden project that is easy to accomplish. All you need are old tires. You paint them and then you no longer place your flowers. The arrangement of a garden is very simple when you show your imagination. Your waste can quickly turn into useful things.
Industrial Raised Garden
Raised gardens are widely used in the industrial sector. Professionals have several rows for growing tomatoes, strawberries, etc.
Raised Concrete Block Garden
As we have already told you, a raised garden can be made with various materials. The model shown in the photo is made with concrete blocks. It is an element of construction that everyone knows and easily accessible in France. You are sure to get a fixed and sturdy raised garden by using concrete blocks. In addition, the holes provide additional planting space. It is not the most attractive model, but it is still very practical.
Window planters are an inexpensive option for achieving a raised garden. It is both an element of decoration, but also to protect your flowers from pests. You will be able to flower all your windows to obtain a natural and colorful rendering.
Circular Raised Garden
We have seen that raised gardens can take many forms. This time they are circular in shape. This original design will allow an original rendering. You are sure to get a unique garden with this style.
Original Raised Garden
Sometimes you don’t have to look long to be original. Indeed recycled elements sometimes does the trick very well (the photo above is a perfect example). The person simply decided to operate wicker baskets placed on an old bicycle. It’s an original idea, but above all the main thing is that you get a raised garden that has not been expensive.
Raised Brick Garden
As mentioned above, bricks are timeless building elements. This time the raised garden was built with bricks, but it is rounded in shape. The different reddish hues offer a nice contrast with the flowers of pink and purple colors.
Raised Wicker Garden
Wicker is the first order material of basketry (the art of braiding plant fibers to make objects). These are the young shoots of supple willows. Wicker is often used to make baskets, baskets, tote bags, hats, etc. You can also use it to make a raised garden. It is a strong material that will add some atmosphere to your garden.
Raised Garden With Pergola
The pergola or garden arch are widely used to obtain a nice rendering. It is true that one can obtain a really nice effect when the plants are placed on it. Placing one at the entrance to your garden will allow your plants to spread over it. You can also place it right next to your raised gardens to make it easier to roll up plants.
Raised Flower Garden
Flowers can be placed anywhere is how in a garden. In pots on the ground, suspended, directly in the ground, etc. Now you know that you can also use a raised garden. You can buy it or make it by yourself. The different ideas presented above will help you. The advantage with this element is that you can get original renderings.
Raised Octagonal Garden
This gathering of flowers immediately catches the eye. Yet this raised garden does not have an extraordinary design. It is simply planks of wood gathered together to form an octagonal shape. The design of this raised garden is simple, but we are sure that you have never had the opportunity to observe one in your friends or neighbors. Now you know the idea, so you can reproduce it at home.
Raised Square Garden
We would end up presenting you with raised gardens of the square type. But beware the layout is original. It is clear that it will arouse the interest of your guests. They will be perfectly intrigued if you make this type of raised garden in your home.
The raised gardens are very practical. They protect your plants from different animals and allow you to work at height. You will not need to bend down strongly when pampering your flowers and / or vegetables (you should not neglect your health when maintaining your garden / vegetable patch). As you may have seen, a raised garden can be made with various materials and in several shapes. It will take your imagination to get something pretty and original. Either way you will be sure to intrigue or jealous your friends if you implement some of the raised garden ideas that we have shared with you.