How Deep Should Mounds Be in a Vegetable Garden?

Grow cucumbers in mounds image by rollingroscoe: morguefile

Mound raised rows 4 to 6 inches above the soil level to provide adequate room for roots to form for small plants and 6 to 8 inches for larger plants.

Keywords: wide row gardening, garden mounds, raised rows

About this Author

Nannette Richford is an avid gardener, teacher and nature enthusiast with more than four years' experience in online writing. Richford holds a Bachelor of Science in secondary education from the University of Maine Orono and certifications in teaching 7-12 English, K-8 General Elementary and Birth to age 5.

Photo by: rollingroscoe: morguefile