What is the Best Wood to Use for a Raised Garden?

The best wood to use in a raised bed garden is cedar. Untreated cedar resists rot and helps repel insects. Cedar wood will last for years and remain attractive as it weathers without any special treatments.

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Kitten Arbuckle is a freelance writer living in Indiana. Arbuckle has been writing for websites such as Garden Guides since early 2009. Her education includes training in landscaping, certification in herbal medicine from a botanical sanctuary and a variety of college courses.