Step 1Install benderboard edging first, then put down landscape fabric (available at nurseries) to prevent weeds. Secure fabric edges under the benderboard
Why you should use newspaper (or a layer of cardboard) in a raised bed: to keep weeds at bay and promote a crop of earthworms (they are good for the soil). Plus it's cheap! Read more benefits here.
Roc-Kloth - Landscape Fabric for Crushed Stone | Gardener's Supply
*Art Quilt - "Snow Valley" by Jo Diggs Jo is one of my all time favorite quilt artists!
Landscape Quilt - The Lake District in cotton | Llangollen Quilt Fest 2011 by Sandra Goldsborough
Landscape fabric postcard - the batik fabrics are very effective in landscapes.
Offer safe nesting materials for birds