Layering Soil in a Raised Garden Bed

Layering Soil in a Raised Garden Bed

One of the great things about gardening in a raised garden bed is that you have full control over your soil quality. By layering various types of organic materials in your raised garden bed you can cultivate a nutrient-rich growing environment for your plants.

In this video Brijette Romstedt, from San Diego Seed Company, located in Zone 9 discusses a method of layering soil in a raised garden bed known as Hugelkultur.

00:00 Start
00:05 What Is Hugelkultur?
00:48 Adding Sticks and Stumps to your Raised Garden Bed
01:10 Benefits of Compost Layered into your Raised Garden Bed
01:31 Layering Mulch into Your Raised Garden Bed
01:40 Adding Organic Granulated Fertilizer into Soil Layers
02:01 Nutrient-Rich Raised Bed Soil as Top Layer
02:13 Benefits Of Layering Soil

🌱 Looking for more garden tips? Check out these helpful resources below:
Soil Blog: https://www.kellogggarden.com/blog/soil/
Layering Soil in a Raised Garden Bed: https://www.kellogggarden.com/blog/raised-beds/layering-soil-for-an-inexpensive-raised-garden-bed/
How To Start A Raised Garden Bed: https://www.kellogggarden.com/blog/raised-beds/information-and-tips-on-how-to-start-a-raised-garden/

Monthly Organic Garden Guide: https://www.kellogggarden.com/monthly-organic-gardening-ebook/

🌱 Products Mentioned:

Kellogg Garden Organics Raised Bed & Potting Mix https://www.kellogggarden.com/products/kellogg/kellogg-garden-organics-natural-raised-bed-potting-mix/

G&B Organics Eden Valley Blend Paradise All-Purpose Fertilizer (5-5-5)
https://www.kellogggarden.com/products/gborganics/organic-fertilizers/paradise-fertilizer/

Kellogg Garden Organics All-Purpose Fertilizer
https://www.kellogggarden.com/products/kellogg/organic-fertilizers/all-purpose-fertilizer/

G&B Organics Purely Compost
https://www.kellogggarden.com/products/gborganics/gb-organics-purely-compost-organic-compost-for-all-soil-types/

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Stay tuned for more videos from Brijette. Check out her YouTube channel for more great Southern California gardening videos. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGqxIibBsFn_ifI088HYs1g

14 Comments

  1. Rhosa Pena Almonte on November 20, 2021 at 12:04 pm

    Your video on how to treat the soil to achieve good results with gardening, was highly appreciate it. I find it to be educational and informative. Thanks

  2. Sarah Tennessee on November 20, 2021 at 12:08 pm

    I noticed the hanging lights. Is that for raccoon control?

  3. ElRay2 on November 20, 2021 at 12:14 pm

    nice vid

  4. Deborah Cagle on November 20, 2021 at 12:18 pm

    How do you make a raised beds.

  5. Tom Beckett on November 20, 2021 at 12:19 pm

    Thanks 🇨🇦👍

  6. Everett Blanche on November 20, 2021 at 12:20 pm

    Th;hh

  7. Luzia Vieira on November 20, 2021 at 12:30 pm

    Qurto ouvir em portugues

  8. Kathy Lord on November 20, 2021 at 12:31 pm

    I am an artist…wondering if your painting stays out all year, if it is acrylic or oil, how old is it? Thanks for answers and your informative video.

  9. Grafting Tactick on November 20, 2021 at 12:33 pm

    Great tutorial ,thanks for sharing 💕

  10. Liao Exploring the World廖廖闯世界 on November 20, 2021 at 12:44 pm

    I am trying this method out right now! Thanks for sharing!

  11. adoracle1 on November 20, 2021 at 12:46 pm

    where do you buy those containers?

  12. d.b. Sorensen on November 20, 2021 at 12:54 pm

    who in the USA sells the 30 inch metal beds you use?

  13. Constance Watkins on November 20, 2021 at 12:58 pm

    Can you use shredded paper?

  14. Ουρανία E on November 20, 2021 at 12:58 pm

    Great vid about what to use for base layer in raised bed… I wish the string of lights were on to a level that we can see. By any chance are you on the back end of Morley Field? Or perhaps the canyon off 163/Robinson St. Cute spot you created.

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