How deep of dirt for a raise garden - Knowledgebase Question

lynnwood, Wa
Question by noifyi
April 6, 2009
How much compose do i need for a raised garden? Would 6-8 inches be enought for tomatoes,corns, cabbages, kale,peas and artichoke. First time hope something grows.thanks again, Ella


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Answer from NGA
April 6, 2009

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Your raised garden should be at least 18 inches deep - 12 inches deep for small plants such as lettuces and peas, deeper for tomatoes, corn, artichokes, etc.

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