While starting a flower bed requires some planning and forethought beforehand, it’s not as difficult as one might think to build a flower bed from scratch. There are many types of flower gardens and no two are ever quite the same. You can plant a flower bed any way you like – big or small, curved or straight, raised or flat – whatever.
Flower beds can also be changed as time goes on or as space permits. Let’s look at how to create flower beds.
Once you picked a location, it is time to determine the shape of your flower beds. It can be a pathway, or it can be of any geometric shape.
Before planting the flowers or herbs, test the soil first. You can do that by taking a sample to a country extension office of your area or simply by using a soil test kit.
You can grow your flowers right from the beds or you can you can grow them in planters first to transplant them to the soil when they are strong enough.
Flower Bed Edging
Edging of the flower beds allows defining the shape. Stones and bricks are often used for this purpose.
If you want to brighten up your outdoor living space, then you should definitely take a look at the gallery below and get inspired to make your very own flower bed garden.
Enjoy and have fun with these amazing flower bed ideas!