garden bed - Knowledgebase Question

newstead, Ne
Question by hsemse59
May 4, 2010
i need to build up my garden bed about 4-6 inches... am i better off using regular dirt or topsoil or what?

Answer from NGA
May 4, 2010


You can purchase bagged topsoil to raise up the bed. Dig the soil a little to break it up, then spread the topsoil over the top of the bed. This way both soils will mix together and the roots of your plants will have an easier time penetrating the earth. Best wishes with your garden bed!

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