Garden Plans > 2014: Melissa's New Garden

About this Garden Plan

Our first plan for our little garden on our new hobby farm! Hoping for enough to maintain our small family through winter using canning and cold storage.

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: Elmwood,ON
Garden Size: 39' 11" x 44' 11"
Garden Type: Home garden
Garden Layout: Traditional layout - rows etc
Sun or Shade: Sunny
Garden Soil Type: Good soil

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberSpacingSpacing in RowsNotes
Asparagus
 Collection
71' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Asparagus 141' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Basil 17"5" x 9" 
Beans (Bush Snap) 499"5" x 1' 1" 
Blackberry 82' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Blueberry 42' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Broccoli 71' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Brussels Sprouts 161' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Cabbage (Summer) 61' 7"1' 5" x 1' 9" 
Cantaloupe 22' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Carrot 983"3" x 5" 
Chives 17"5" x 9" 
Chives (Garlic) 15"5" x 7" 
Cilantro 17"5" x 9" 
Corn 1251' 1"11" x 1' 5" 
Cucumber
 Marketmore (Heirloom)
51' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Cucumber
 Bush Pickle
51' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Dill 207"5" x 9" 
Garlic 445"3" x 9" 
Lettuce (Crisphead) 69"7" x 11" 
Marigold 267"7" x 7" 
Mint 17"5" x 9" 
Onion
 Yellow
705"3" x 7" 
Onion
 White Sweet Spanish
355"3" x 7" 
Onion
 Texas 1015y Supersweet
355"3" x 7" 
Onions (Green)
 Summer Bunching
193"3" x 3" 
Oregano 17"5" x 9" 
Parsley 15"3" x 9" 
Peas
 Little Marvel
343"3" x 7" 
Peas 683"3" x 7" 
Pepper
 Jalapeño
101' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Pepper
 Baby Belle
91' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Potatoes (Early)
 Red Norland
301' 3"1' 1" x 1' 7" 
Potatoes (Maincrop)
 French Fingerling
91' 5"1' 1" x 2' 5" 
Potatoes (Maincrop)
 French Fingerling Organic
91' 5"1' 1" x 2' 5" 
Potatoes (Maincrop) 211' 5"1' 1" x 2' 5" 
Potatoes (Maincrop)
 Classic Russet
331' 5"1' 1" x 2' 5" 
Pumpkin 32' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Raspberry 112' 3"1' 11" x 2' 11" 
Rhubarb 12' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Rosemary 17"7" x 7" 
Sage 111"11" x 1' 3" 
Spinach 297"5" x 11" 
Strawberry 441' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tarragon 11' 3"1' 3" x 1' 7" 
Thyme 111"11" x 1' 3" 
Tomato (Large)
 Big Beef
61' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Beefmaster Hybrid
61' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Small)
 Bush Early Girl Hybrid
61' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Small)
 Roma Organic
61' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Watermelon 22' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Zucchini 51' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 

Planting Times

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Asparagus
 Collection
Asparagus
Basil
Beans (Bush Snap)
Blackberry
Blueberry
Broccoli
Brussels Sprouts
Cabbage (Summer)
Cantaloupe
Carrot
Chives
Chives (Garlic)
Cilantro
Corn
Cucumber
 Marketmore (Heirloom)
Cucumber
 Bush Pickle
Dill
Garlic
Lettuce (Crisphead)
Marigold
Mint
Onion
 Yellow
Onion
 White Sweet Spanish
Onion
 Texas 1015y Supersweet
Onions (Green)
 Summer Bunching
Oregano
Parsley
Peas
 Little Marvel
Peas
Pepper
 Jalapeño
Pepper
 Baby Belle
Potatoes (Early)
 Red Norland
Potatoes (Maincrop)
 French Fingerling
Potatoes (Maincrop)
 French Fingerling Organic
Potatoes (Maincrop)
Potatoes (Maincrop)
 Classic Russet
Pumpkin
Raspberry
Rhubarb
Rosemary
Sage
Spinach
Strawberry
Tarragon
Thyme
Tomato (Large)
 Big Beef
Tomato (Large)
 Beefmaster Hybrid
Tomato (Small)
 Bush Early Girl Hybrid
Tomato (Small)
 Roma Organic
Watermelon
Zucchini



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