Build your own garden box. Did this today, super cheap AND super easy! Might want to put chicken wire at the bottom to prevent critters from digging under. Phillips-Barton Phillips-Barton Phillips-Barton Ridnouer - Gardening For You
All you need is a small amount of vertical space around a balcony or an open window which can hang or store a vertical array of drink bottles that can grow all your herbs and lettuce easily. Recycle as many of your plastic drink containers.
Good for flower bed- Lay down a thick layer of CARDBOARD in your raised garden beds to kill the grass. It is perfectly safe to use and will fully decompose, but not before killing any grass below it. They’ll also provide compost and food for worms.