How to build Raised Garden Beds on a Slope or Hillside Easy, Simple and Free or Cheap

Building raised beds can be simple if your are on flat land. What happens if you have a slope where you need to put the beds? Here is the solution. There are…

25 Responses to “How to build Raised Garden Beds on a Slope or Hillside Easy, Simple and Free or Cheap”

  1. Alberta Urban Garden Simple Organic and Sustainable Reply February 7, 2015 at 9:10 am

    Good morning friends! This morning I show you how-to build raised beds on a
    slope :) 

  2. Alberta Urban Garden Simple Organic and Sustainable Reply February 7, 2015 at 9:41 am

    Good morning friends ! This mornings episode I share my How-to build raised
    beds on a slope :) slopes can be a great place to garden ! these beds I’ll
    be using in the Home Garden Field Trials
    

  3. Alberta Urban Garden Simple Organic and Sustainable Reply February 7, 2015 at 10:41 am

    Good Morning +MIgardener and friends. Typically slopes are a tough area to
    garden on. Raised beds among some of their other benefits are the solution
    ! Check out this how-to build raised beds on a slope by yourself ! 

  4. Alberta Urban Garden Simple Organic and Sustainable Reply February 7, 2015 at 11:35 am

    Typically slopes are a tough area to garden on. Raised beds among some of
    their other benefits are the solution ! Check out this how-to build raised
    beds on a slope by yourself :) 

  5. Hi Steven.
    Is the wood you are using treated pine?
    Do you have any concerns over the CCA leaching into the plant soil?
    Over many years with people doing lots of work on there gardens, is it
    still safe to use this type of wood?

  6. Alberta Urban Garden Simple Organic and Sustainable Reply February 7, 2015 at 12:20 pm

    Howdy +Blake Kirby and friends ! Slope in your yard ? Fear not it is not
    wasted space ! You can build easy raised beds ! Let me know what you think.
    

  7. Abhishek Bhatnagar Reply February 7, 2015 at 12:26 pm

    This is really good and very helpful, thanks mate for posting this video.
    Could you please advise on what type of wood I will be using for this, I
    treated for non treated, cedar is little difficult to get in Melbourne
    Australia. 

  8. Alberta Urban Garden Simple Organic and Sustainable Reply February 7, 2015 at 12:59 pm

    Want to learn how-to build raised beds on a slope by yourself ? Check it
    out :) 

  9. Great video Stephen and great beds!

  10. You know you could built the first run of box first and just lifted one
    end..this would have been much easier and quicker…but great job
    anyhow!!..happy gardening ;) 

  11. Alberta Urban Garden Simple Organic and Sustainable Reply February 7, 2015 at 1:30 pm

    Good evening my friends. Often slopes make it tough to garden. Check out
    this east how-to build raised beds on slopes 

  12. FYI Most people in Canada use feet not meters :) 

  13. Thanks for the great video. I have a small yard, but have a large sunny
    slop along an unused side of my house. I have been wondering how to make a
    terraced type raised bed garden along it. I am not much of a carpenter, so
    your tips really help. Thanks again.

  14. Thank you man for using the metric! Don’t apologise man, it is nice and
    neater. From NZ.

  15. Really straight forward. I will use this to guide building my graduated
    garden beds. Thank you. 

  16. Alberta Urban Garden Simple Organic and Sustainable Reply February 7, 2015 at 5:28 pm

    Good evening friends ! Building raised beds on slopes can increase your
    growing space !

    Check out this how-to on building them ! 

  17. I know that Rock dust is great stuff, I haven’t yet used bio chard, but I
    here great things! Nice video my friend
    Happy Gardening
    Marty Ware

  18. Fyi Canadians are taught both ;) 

  19. Well done !!! Thank you !!!

  20. Alberta Urban Garden Simple Organic and Sustainable Reply February 7, 2015 at 7:32 pm

    Slopes can present a challenge and some interesting rewards when it comes
    to gardening. This week I do a how-to build raised beds on slopes alone :) 

  21. Alberta Urban Garden Simple Organic and Sustainable Reply February 7, 2015 at 8:22 pm

    Growing on slopes can be tough. But if you decide to use raised beds this
    how-to can show you how to build them on slopes and take advantage of
    growing on slopes ! 

  22. Vegitate Gardening Reply February 7, 2015 at 9:10 pm

    Great video on how to build a raised bed garden on a slope. The attention
    to detail really paid off and made strong and sturdy. Good luck with your
    trial in these beds too.

    #raisedbedgardening #raisedbeds #raisedbedgardendesign 

  23. For gradual slopes, sure, but steeper slopes require more ingenuity.

  24. OneYardRevolution | Frugal & Sustainable Organic Gardening Reply February 7, 2015 at 10:09 pm

    Good looking raised beds, +Stephen Legaree ! I’m getting started on mine
    today. Can’t wait to get the field trials started!

  25. HuwsNursery - Grow Organic Produce Inexpensively Reply February 7, 2015 at 10:24 pm

    I just look at this video and think it is amazing how nicely you made those
    raised beds! I am really jealous now I MUST ask my parents if we can use a
    patch of sloping lands I have my eyes on to build one! I really enjoyed
    this great work +Stephen Legaree