HandyHubby built this smaller raised bed to house a variety of classic Mediterranean herbs and one tomato plant. We crammed the herbs in and as a consequence it is now overflowing. I love brushing past this raised bed in the late summer afternoons and having the heady aromas of southern Europe erupt around me as I water. The silly thing is, that this little garden bed is hooked up for watering with its own mini irrigation system, yet I can still be found lovingly watering by hand. I know I use more water this way, but there is something about watching an arc of water cleanse and hydrate your own produce and watching for those little signs of growth and progress (and pests and weeds).
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