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Soil in raised beds warmSoil in raised beds warm faster and dries out more quickly than soil at ground level, so you need to remember to water the raised beds more often. Bush type vegetables, such as tomatoes, cucumbers, or beans, grow well in raised beds. Install trellises on your beds for vegetables that need support like cucumbers and squashes.

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