The recommended height of raised planting beds for garden flower, vegetables and other plants is 12 to 18 inches. Raised planting beds are advantageous because they let you control soil quality and provide better access for weed control.
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Thomas K. Arnold is the publisher and editorial director of Home Media Magazine and a regular contributor on entertainment to "USA Today", "The Hollywood Reporter," "San Diego Magazine" and other publications.
An alumnus of San Diego State University, Arnold has appeared on such TV shows as "CNN", "E! Entertainment" and "G4's Attack of the Show" to discuss home entertainment and technology issues.