Garden Plans > 2020: Pat's Garden

About this Garden Plan

Backyard garden designed to provide food.

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: SE Michigan
Garden Size: 34' 11" x 51' 11"
Garden Type: Backyard / back garden
Garden Layout: Raised Beds
Sun or Shade: Sunny
Garden Soil Type: Light / Sandy soil

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberSpacingSpacing in RowsNotes
Arugula
 Astro
565"3" x 7"Winter varieties include Astro, Sylvetta
Asparagus 301' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Beans (Bush Snap) 1219"5" x 1' 1" 
Beans (Dry) 3609"7" x 1' 1" 
Beans (Pole) 29"5" x 1' 1" 
Broccoli 91' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Cabbage (Spring) 41' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Carrot 403"3" x 5" 
Celery 107"5" x 11" 
Chinese Cabbage 91' 3"11" x 1' 11" 
Corn 901' 1"11" x 1' 5" 
Cucumber 21' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Flower 2287"5" x 7" 
Garlic 405"3" x 9" 
Herb 757"5" x 9" 
Kale
 Siberian
31' 3"1' 1" x 1' 5" 
Kale 131' 3"1' 1" x 1' 5" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Winter Density
1703"3" x 5" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Black Seeded Simpson Organic L
113"3" x 5" 
Lettuce (Leaf) 2203"3" x 5"Followed onions. Planted the first row for fall on July 12. Will add additional rows every few weeks.
Onion 965"3" x 7"Don't let them go to seed, harvest when they lay down.
Onions (Green) 203"3" x 3" 
Pepper 101' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Potatoes (Early)
 Dark Red Norland Organic
561' 3"1' 1" x 1' 7" 
Pumpkin 162' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Sage 111"11" x 1' 3" 
Spinach
 Giant Winter
257"7" x 11" 
Spinach 427"7" x 11"Followed onions. Started the first row for the fall garden on July 12, 2020. Will add additional rows each week or two.
Spinach (Malabar) 111"9" x 1' 1" 
Strawberry 781' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Swiss Chard 151' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Tatsoi
 Tat Soi
207"7" x 7" 
Tomato (Large) 71' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 

Planting Times

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arugula
 Astro
Asparagus
Beans (Bush Snap)
Beans (Dry)
Beans (Pole)
Broccoli
Cabbage (Spring)
Carrot
Celery
Chinese Cabbage
Corn
Cucumber
Flower
Garlic
Herb
Kale
 Siberian
Kale
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Winter Density
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Black Seeded Simpson Organic L
Lettuce (Leaf)
Onion
Onions (Green)
Pepper
Potatoes (Early)
 Dark Red Norland Organic
Pumpkin
Sage
Spinach
 Giant Winter
Spinach
Spinach (Malabar)
Strawberry
Swiss Chard
Tatsoi
 Tat Soi
Tomato (Large)



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