Creating a Refreshing Herb Garden: Planting Peppermint and More in a Round Metal Raised Beds

By Serhii Stepanysko

Author bio: Editor and Head of Content at Jooble Advice Center.

Recently, gardening has experienced a delightful resurgence, with more people embracing the joys of growing their herbs. A herb garden not only adds a burst of flavor to your dishes but also brings numerous health benefits and contributes to a sustainable lifestyle.

In this quick guide, we will dive into the art of planting peppermint and an array of other herbs in a round raised bed. So, whether you're readying yourself to get a plant breeder job or just creating your herb garden for fun, we got you covered.

growing rosemary in metal garden bed.jpg

What Are the Benefits of a Herb Garden?

Herb gardens have captured the hearts of many for several reasons. Beyond enhancing the culinary experience, they positively impact the environment. Growing your herbs at home reduces your carbon footprint and minimizes exposure to harmful pesticides. Homegrown herbs are packed with essential nutrients, offering a healthier alternative to store-bought varieties. Here are three more compelling reasons why cultivating an indoor herb garden is a decision you won't regret:

  • Save Money: With the cost of living ever increasing, saving a few bucks wherever possible is a welcome bonus. Growing your indoor herb garden can trim a few items from your grocery shopping list, ultimately reducing expenses. Store-bought herbs can be pricey and often come in larger quantities than needed, leading to wastage. Embracing the practice of growing your herbs ensures that you harvest just what you need, thus minimizing both food and financial waste.
  • Fun: Gardening has a unique way of relieving stress and bringing joy. Cultivating an indoor herb garden provides an opportunity to connect with nature, even in urban settings. Watching your herbs grow and flourish under your care is incredibly rewarding and satisfying. It's a therapeutic escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life, allowing you to unwind and find solace in the nurturing process.
  • Aesthetic: Beyond the practical benefits, an indoor herb garden adds a touch of beauty and charm to your living space. The sight of vibrant greenery thriving indoors is a treat for the eyes and can instantly brighten up any room. Whether you choose a simple windowsill arrangement or a more elaborate vertical garden, the visual appeal of an indoor herb garden enhances the overall ambiance of your home.

Also read: Can you Grow Herbs Inside Without Direct Sunlight?

Can you Plant Herbs in Metal Raised Beds?

The world of gardening is continually evolving, and with it comes innovative techniques that challenge traditional norms. One such trend that has sparked curiosity and excitement is planting herbs in metal containers.

If you're an aspiring herb gardener or looking for jobs as a herb gardener, you might wonder, "Can you plant herbs in metal bed?" The answer is a resounding yes! Here is a quick summary of the advantages and considerations of cultivating your herbs in metals.

Advantages of Planting Herbs in Round Metal Raised Beds.

growing herbs in metal raised bed.jpg

Durability and Longevity

Metal garden beds offer exceptional durability and longevity. This makes them an ideal choice for herb gardening. Unlike traditional terra cotta or clay pots, metal containers are resistant to cracking and chipping. Thanks to these features, you can rest assured that they can withstand the test of time. With proper care, these sturdy containers can last for years, providing a reliable home for your precious herbs.

Better Drainage

Metal garden beds often come equipped with drainage holes or can be easily customized to allow excess water to escape. Adequate drainage is crucial for herb growth, as it prevents waterlogging and root rot, ensuring a healthy and thriving herb garden.

Aesthetic Appeal

Metal garden beds exude a modern and stylish charm, adding a touch of sophistication to your herb garden. They come in various shapes, sizes, and finishes. This means that you have all the freedom to personalize your gardening space according to your taste and decor. It doesn't matter whether you fancy sleek stainless steel or rustic galvanized metal. These containers can elevate the visual appeal of your indoor or outdoor herb garden.

Temperature Regulation

Metal garden beds, particularly those with light-colored finishes, possess excellent reflective properties. This means they can effectively regulate soil temperatures by reflecting excess heat away from the plant's roots during scorching summers. Conversely, they retain warmth in colder weather, safeguarding the herbs from chilly nights.

Versatility and Portability

Metal garden beds are lightweight and easy to move around, providing flexibility in positioning your herb garden. This portability is particularly advantageous for gardeners with limited space or those who want to rearrange their garden setup from time to time.

Considerations for Planting Herbs in Round Metal Raised Beds

Temperature Sensitivity

While round metal raised beds offer temperature regulation benefits, they can also become excessively hot under direct sunlight. Herbs with delicate root systems might be vulnerable to heat stress in such conditions. Consider placing metal containers in partially shaded areas or using insulating materials like mulch to protect the roots during extreme heat.

Rust Prevention

Rust can be a concern with round metal beds, especially in regions with high humidity or consistent exposure to moisture. Opt for containers made from rust-resistant materials, such as galvanized steel raised garden beds or aluminum raised garden beds, to ensure your herbs remain in optimal health.

Watering Needs

Round metal containers tend to retain less moisture compared to porous materials like clay. Regular monitoring of soil moisture is essential to prevent the herbs from drying out. Consider using self-watering mechanisms or incorporating water-retaining additives to maintain consistent moisture levels.

round raised garden beds-Vegega
17-inch round raised garden beds-Vegega
17 inches tall round bed-Vegega
growing basil in a round raised garden bed-Vegega
grey round raised flower beds-Vegega
all year-round plants for round raised beds-Vegega
gardener assembling a 42 wide green round raised garden bed-Vegega
grey circle raised garden beds-Vegega
blue round raised metal garden beds-Vegega
blue round raised garden beds-Vegega
round raised garden beds ideas-Vegega
metal raised garden bed round -Vegega
grow scallions in a round raised garden bed-Vegega
infographic of long service life of round raised beds-Vegega
infographic of safety features of raised bed-Vegega
infographic of different heights of rouns raised beds-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised galvanized garden beds green-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden beds grey-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden beds white-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round garden bed blue-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised bed orange-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden bed moss green-Vegega
round raised garden beds-Vegega
17-inch round raised garden beds-Vegega
17 inches tall round bed-Vegega
growing basil in a round raised garden bed-Vegega
grey round raised flower beds-Vegega
all year-round plants for round raised beds-Vegega
gardener assembling a 42 wide green round raised garden bed-Vegega
grey circle raised garden beds-Vegega
blue round raised metal garden beds-Vegega
blue round raised garden beds-Vegega
round raised garden beds ideas-Vegega
metal raised garden bed round -Vegega
grow scallions in a round raised garden bed-Vegega
infographic of long service life of round raised beds-Vegega
infographic of safety features of raised bed-Vegega
infographic of different heights of rouns raised beds-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised galvanized garden beds green-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden beds grey-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden beds white-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round garden bed blue-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised bed orange-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden bed moss green-Vegega

17'' Tall 42'' Wide Round Raised Garden Beds【Upgrade 2.0】

$119.95

Our 17" tall 42" round raised garden beds make good use of the available garden space. Metal panels with a thickness of 0.6 mm save more planting space than wooden planks. You can feel the toughness of the Vegega raised bed metal panel when you touch it. 

The addition of Mg and other elements improves the corrosion resistance of the panels. Meanwhile, these elements are essential for the human body, which means they will not pollute the soil and will ensure plant safety.

  • Metal sheet material: Zn-Al-Mg steel
  • Screw and nut material: stainless steel
  • Bracing rod material: aluminum alloy
  • Size: 17" tall 42" wide round
  • Package list: Hand wrench*1/ Rubber edging *1 roll/ Screw&nut*1 set/ 17" high Corner panel*6

Round raised garden beds Ideas

The 42" wide round bed offers endless possibilities! Most gardeners choose to plant a flourishing tomato in the round bed, pairing it with a tomato trellis to boost the yield. Others plan to turn the bed into a strawberry patch or a flower bed. These are all fantastic ideas.

Besides, round raised beds can be children's gardens encouraging kids to cultivate their plots, while strawberry patches and dwarf fruit trees with companion plants add diversity. 

Moreover, building a butterfly garden in a round bed attracts beautiful butterflies, and seasonal gardens keep your space interesting year-round.

These ideas help you maximize the potential of your round raised garden beds, creating a diverse and productive garden space.

View Details

How Do You Care for Peppermint and Related Herbs in Round Metal Garden Beds?

Peppermint is a standout herb in any garden with its refreshing aroma and taste. Beyond garnishing dishes and beverages, it boasts remarkable medicinal properties. Peppermint aids digestion and alleviates stress, making it a valuable addition to your herb garden. Now, caring for your herb garden ensures a continuous supply of fresh and aromatic herbs.

To tackle common challenges, embrace eco-friendly pest management methods and adopt preventative measures against extreme weather conditions. Sustainable gardening practices like composting and water conservation protect your herbs and contribute to a greener planet. QR code might also come in handy, as you can enhance your herb gardening experience by gaining instant access to valuable inform

Conclusion

To put it briefly, adopting sustainable gardening practices contributes to a healthier planet and a more fulfilling life. So, embrace the joy of cultivating fresh herbs and savor the flavors they bring to your culinary endeavors. Happy gardening!

large outdoor planter boxes-Vegega
planter boxes white-Vegega
metal planter boxes in backyard-Vegega
growing peppers in white planter box
metal planter boxes layout in garden-Vegega
17 inches tall blue planter boxes for sale-Vegega
blue 8x2 metal planter box
raised planter boxes blue growing plants-Vegega
orange planter box growing scallions in backyard
steel planter boxes growing plants-Vegega
growing vegetables in metal planter box-Vegega
eight metal planter boxes in greenhouse-Vegega
filling raised planter with soil-Vegega
transplant seedlings in grey metal planter box-Vegega
metal planter boxes garden ideas growing flowers-Vegega
outdoor planter boxes planting layout-Vegega
planter boxes ideas layout-Vegega
raised metal planter boxes growing squashes-Vegega
planter boxes raised diy plans-Vegega
planter box grows squash-Vegega
17 inches tall green galvanized steel planter boxes growing spring onions-Vegega
two metal planter boxes growing peppers-Vegega
infographic of long service life of planter box-Vegega
infographic of safety features of metal planter boxes-Vegega
infographic of different heights of planter boxes-Vegega
17 inches tall green metal planter boxes-Vegega
17 inches tall white raised planter boxes-Vegega
17 inches tall blue galvanized planter boxes-Vegega
17 inches tall grey planter raised boxes-Vegega
17 inches tall orange elevated planter boxes-Vegega
17'' Tall 8x2 Planter Boxes (9 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
large outdoor planter boxes-Vegega
planter boxes white-Vegega
metal planter boxes in backyard-Vegega
growing peppers in white planter box
metal planter boxes layout in garden-Vegega
17 inches tall blue planter boxes for sale-Vegega
blue 8x2 metal planter box
raised planter boxes blue growing plants-Vegega
orange planter box growing scallions in backyard
steel planter boxes growing plants-Vegega
growing vegetables in metal planter box-Vegega
eight metal planter boxes in greenhouse-Vegega
filling raised planter with soil-Vegega
transplant seedlings in grey metal planter box-Vegega
metal planter boxes garden ideas growing flowers-Vegega
outdoor planter boxes planting layout-Vegega
planter boxes ideas layout-Vegega
raised metal planter boxes growing squashes-Vegega
planter boxes raised diy plans-Vegega
planter box grows squash-Vegega
17 inches tall green galvanized steel planter boxes growing spring onions-Vegega
two metal planter boxes growing peppers-Vegega
infographic of long service life of planter box-Vegega
infographic of safety features of metal planter boxes-Vegega
infographic of different heights of planter boxes-Vegega
17 inches tall green metal planter boxes-Vegega
17 inches tall white raised planter boxes-Vegega
17 inches tall blue galvanized planter boxes-Vegega
17 inches tall grey planter raised boxes-Vegega
17 inches tall orange elevated planter boxes-Vegega
17'' Tall 8x2 Planter Boxes (9 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】

17'' Tall 8x2 Planter Boxes (9 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】

$179.95
17'' Tall 8x4 Raised Bed Garden (10 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
raised bed garden ideas-Vegega
17'' Tall 8x4 Raised Bed Garden (10 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
raised garden metal beds outdoor layout-Vegega
raised bed garden-Vegega
raised bed garden growing veggies-Vegega
raised bed garden in backyard-Vegega
growing onions in metal raised bed
raised garden bed ideas-Vegega
metal raised garden bed ideas-Vegega
inexpensive raised garden bed ideas-Vegega
raised bed garden ideas-Vegega
4x8 raised garden bed-Vegega
inexpensive raised garden bed ideas-Vegega
infographic of safety features of metal raised beds-Vegega
infographic of different height of metal raised garden beds-Vegega
infographic of long service life of metal garden beds-Vegega
8x4 ft raised bed garden grey-Vegega
8x4 ft raised garden bed green-Vegega
galvanized raised garden bed moss green-Vegega
raised garden bed kit white 8x4-Vegega
modern raised garden bed ideas blue-Vegega
galvanized steel raised garden bed orange-Vegega
17'' Tall 8x4 Raised Bed Garden (10 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
raised bed garden ideas-Vegega
17'' Tall 8x4 Raised Bed Garden (10 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
raised garden metal beds outdoor layout-Vegega
raised bed garden-Vegega
raised bed garden growing veggies-Vegega
raised bed garden in backyard-Vegega
growing onions in metal raised bed
raised garden bed ideas-Vegega
metal raised garden bed ideas-Vegega
inexpensive raised garden bed ideas-Vegega
raised bed garden ideas-Vegega
4x8 raised garden bed-Vegega
inexpensive raised garden bed ideas-Vegega
infographic of safety features of metal raised beds-Vegega
infographic of different height of metal raised garden beds-Vegega
infographic of long service life of metal garden beds-Vegega
8x4 ft raised bed garden grey-Vegega
8x4 ft raised garden bed green-Vegega
galvanized raised garden bed moss green-Vegega
raised garden bed kit white 8x4-Vegega
modern raised garden bed ideas blue-Vegega
galvanized steel raised garden bed orange-Vegega

17'' Tall 8x4 Raised Bed Garden (10 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】

$249.95
round raised garden beds-Vegega
17-inch round raised garden beds-Vegega
17 inches tall round bed-Vegega
growing basil in a round raised garden bed-Vegega
grey round raised flower beds-Vegega
all year-round plants for round raised beds-Vegega
gardener assembling a 42 wide green round raised garden bed-Vegega
grey circle raised garden beds-Vegega
blue round raised metal garden beds-Vegega
blue round raised garden beds-Vegega
round raised garden beds ideas-Vegega
metal raised garden bed round -Vegega
grow scallions in a round raised garden bed-Vegega
infographic of long service life of round raised beds-Vegega
infographic of safety features of raised bed-Vegega
infographic of different heights of rouns raised beds-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised galvanized garden beds green-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden beds grey-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden beds white-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round garden bed blue-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised bed orange-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden bed moss green-Vegega
round raised garden beds-Vegega
17-inch round raised garden beds-Vegega
17 inches tall round bed-Vegega
growing basil in a round raised garden bed-Vegega
grey round raised flower beds-Vegega
all year-round plants for round raised beds-Vegega
gardener assembling a 42 wide green round raised garden bed-Vegega
grey circle raised garden beds-Vegega
blue round raised metal garden beds-Vegega
blue round raised garden beds-Vegega
round raised garden beds ideas-Vegega
metal raised garden bed round -Vegega
grow scallions in a round raised garden bed-Vegega
infographic of long service life of round raised beds-Vegega
infographic of safety features of raised bed-Vegega
infographic of different heights of rouns raised beds-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised galvanized garden beds green-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden beds grey-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden beds white-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round garden bed blue-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised bed orange-Vegega
17 inches tall 42 inches wide round raised garden bed moss green-Vegega

17'' Tall 42'' Wide Round Raised Garden Beds【Upgrade 2.0】

$119.95
32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
raised planter boxes-Vegega
32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
close up of raised planter box-Vegega
32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
growing vegetables in a raised planter box
raised planter boxes-Vegega
planter boxes raised-Vegega
32 inches tall white outdoor raised planter boxes-Vegega
32 inches tall green raised planter boxes diy-Vegega
32 inches tall orange raised planter box-Vegega
32 inches tall blue raised metal planter boxes -Vegega
32 inches tall grey raised planter boxes-Vegega
infographic of long service life of raised boxes-Vegega
infographic of safety features of raised planter-Vegega
infographic of different heights of raised planters-Vegega
32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
raised planter boxes-Vegega
32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
close up of raised planter box-Vegega
32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
growing vegetables in a raised planter box
raised planter boxes-Vegega
planter boxes raised-Vegega
32 inches tall white outdoor raised planter boxes-Vegega
32 inches tall green raised planter boxes diy-Vegega
32 inches tall orange raised planter box-Vegega
32 inches tall blue raised metal planter boxes -Vegega
32 inches tall grey raised planter boxes-Vegega
infographic of long service life of raised boxes-Vegega
infographic of safety features of raised planter-Vegega
infographic of different heights of raised planters-Vegega
32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】
32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】

32'' Tall 6.5x2 Raised Planter Boxes (6 in 1)【Upgrade 2.0】

$279.95

Leave a comment