Garden Plans > 2015: Fran's Victory Garden

About this Garden Plan

Fran's Victory Garden @ http://fransvictorygarden.us/plan/

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: South East PA
Garden Size: 20' 11" x 81' 3"
Garden Type: Backyard / back garden
Garden Layout: Raised Beds
Sun or Shade: Sunny
Garden Soil Type: Good soil

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberSpacingSpacing in RowsNotes
Asparagus 61' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5"1st 4/18, small salad.
Basil 17"5" x 9"Sown 4/26.
Beans (Pole) 209"5" x 1' 1"Sown 4/26 (Bot. Int.) 95%.
Beet
 Early Wonder
905"3" x 7"Sown 4/12 (Bot. Int.), 75%. Harvest starting 6/13
Blackberry 12' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11"Xplant 4/12
Cabbage (Fall)
 Charleston Wakefield
42' 9"2' 7" x 2' 11" 
Cabbage (Summer)
 Early Jersey Wakefield
31' 7"1' 5" x 1' 9"Seeds (Burpee Earliana) started 3/28. Xplant 4/26
Cauliflower 31' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"Seeds started 3/28. Xplant 4/26.
Cilantro 17"5" x 9"Sown 4/26.
Cucumber
 Spacemaster
41' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11"Seeds (Clearly More Seed) started 3/28. Xplant 4/26.
Edamame
 Sayamusume
109"7" x 1' 3"Sown 4/26 ( '13, '14 & '15 Bot. Int.), only small %, reseeding 6/3.
Edamame 209"7" x 1' 3"Sown 5/15 (Bot. Int.), not even 50%.
Eggplant
 Black Beauty
41' 3"1' 1" x 1' 5"Seeds started 3/28. Xplant 4/26.
Fig 19' 10"9' 10" x 9' 10"Died to the ground, sprouting from the roots.
Lavender
 English Munstead
11' 3"1' 1" x 1' 7"Purchased and xplant 5/15.
Lettuce (Leaf) 163"3" x 5"Sown 5/15.
Marigold 17"7" x 7"Sown 5/15, 0%
Parsley 15"3" x 9"Sown 5/15.
Peas
 Sugar Snap
783"3" x 7"Sown 4/12 (Bot, Int.), dwarfed
Peas 243"3" x 7"Sown 4/24
Pepper
 Hungarian Hot Wax
41' 1"11" x 1' 3"Seeds started 3/23. Xplant 4/28.
Pepper
 Sweet Banana
41' 1"11" x 1' 3"Started seeds 3/23. Xplant 4/28.
Pepper
 California Wonder
41' 1"11" x 1' 3"Seeds started 3/23. Xplant 4/28.
Pepper
 Corno di Toro
41' 1"11" x 1' 3"Started seeds 3/23. Xplant 4/28.
Radish
 Cherry Belle
133"3" x 7"Sown 4/17 all gone end of May.
Raspberry
 Polana
42' 3"1' 11" x 2' 11"Xplanted 2 new 4/12
Rhubarb 12' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11"Went to seed while we were Rome, bad harvest.
Rosemary
 Tuscan Blue
17"7" x 7"Purchased & xplanted 5/15.
Squash (Winter)
 Butternut Waltham
62' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11"Sown 4/28.
Tomato (Large)
 Siberian
11' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"Seeds started 3/28, 3 plants. Xplant 4/28.
Tomato (Large)
 Yellow Pear
11' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"Purchased & xplanted 5/15.
Tomato (Large)
 San Marzano
21' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"Plum. Started seeds 3/23. Xplant 4/28.
Tomato (Large)
 Roma
11' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"Purchased & xplanted 6/1.
Tomato (Small)
 Sweet Hearts
11' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"Purchased & xplanted 5/15.
Zucchini 101' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11"Sown 4/28.

Planting Times

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Asparagus
Basil
Beans (Pole)
Beet
 Early Wonder
Blackberry
Cabbage (Fall)
 Charleston Wakefield
Cabbage (Summer)
 Early Jersey Wakefield
Cauliflower
Cilantro
Cucumber
 Spacemaster
Edamame
 Sayamusume
Edamame
Eggplant
 Black Beauty
Fig
Lavender
 English Munstead
Lettuce (Leaf)
Marigold
Parsley
Peas
 Sugar Snap
Peas
Pepper
 Hungarian Hot Wax
Pepper
 Sweet Banana
Pepper
 California Wonder
Pepper
 Corno di Toro
Radish
 Cherry Belle
Raspberry
 Polana
Rhubarb
Rosemary
 Tuscan Blue
Squash (Winter)
 Butternut Waltham
Tomato (Large)
 Siberian
Tomato (Large)
 Yellow Pear
Tomato (Large)
 San Marzano
Tomato (Large)
 Roma
Tomato (Small)
 Sweet Hearts
Zucchini



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