Keyhole garden. Designed for arid environments with poor soil, it's a raised bed system with a built in compost basket. Self fertilizing, and super efficient at holding in moisture. Can be built in a day. Uses 1 gallon of water a day.:
English Herb Garden
Mt. Vernon's lovely Kitchen Garden --maybe I've already pinned this...worth another visit for sure!
kitchen potager layout | of this vegetable plot reminded me of Marie Antoinettes potager ...
The Garden at Highgrove - The Walled Garden seen from above showing the pattern of St. George's crosses mixed with St. Andrew's crosses. The Standing Garden lies beyond the south wall.
Gainesway Farm, Lexington, Kentucky - The walled garden with the orchard beyond. Photo Credit: Pieter Estersohn
Permaculture -- I need to sit down and read this article. And I love the drawing. I wish *my* backyard looked like that! Did you know Valhalla is building and off grid school?! www.valhallamovement.com/slc