Garden Plans > 2017: Koelsch Elemtary Garden



About this Garden Plan

Koelsch Garden

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: Boise
Garden Size: 30' 8" x 25' 0"
Garden Type: Community garden
Garden Layout: Square Foot Garden
Sun or Shade: Sunny
Garden Soil Type: Good soil

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberSpacingSpacing in RowsNotes
Basil
 Genovese
247"5" x 9" 
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Magic Bean Mix
09"5" x 1' 1"Bush. Green, purple & yellow beans!
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Golden Wax Organic
189"5" x 1' 1"yellow, tender, buttery & delicious. Perfect for eating off the vine.
Beet 185"3" x 7" 
Cabbage (Spring) 81' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Carrot 483"3" x 5" 
Cilantro 47"5" x 9" 
Corn 161' 1"11" x 1' 5" 
Kale
 Dinosaur Kale
01' 3"1' 1" x 1' 5" 
Kale
 Cold Hardy
01' 3"1' 1" x 1' 5" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 High Mowing Mesclun
183"3" x 5" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Nevada
183"3" x 5" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Salad Mix
183"3" x 5" 
Lettuce (Leaf) 93"3" x 5" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Forellenschluss
183"3" x 5" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Gourmet Blend Organic
273"3" x 5" 
Marigold 87"7" x 7"deters pests , deadhead to prolong blooms
Mustard
 Spicy Green
185"5" x 5" 
Nasturtium 811"11" x 11"Gather nasturtium blossoms in the morning, when they are plumped up with moisture. Snip away the base of each blossom, which may taste bitter.
Oregano 47"5" x 9" 
Parsley 85"3" x 9" 
Peas
 Sugar Snap
83"3" x 7" 
Peas
 Garden Arrow
83"3" x 7"Die back in hot weather. Soak before direct seeding!
Pepper
 Jalapeno Early Organic
31' 1"11" x 1' 3"3"x1" peppers. can be eaten when dark green, or riped when red.
Pepper
 Aurora
61' 1"11" x 1' 3"Simi hot, 1" long purple peppers. compact habit.
Potatoes (Early) 61' 3"1' 1" x 1' 7" 
Radish 163"3" x 7" 
Scallions 323"3" x 3" 
Spinach 277"7" x 11" 
Squash (Summer)
 Yellow Crookneck
11' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11"eat when young in summer. Wait untuil mature, it becomes warty and can be eaten like a winter sqaush or as a fall decoration!
Squash (Winter)
 Butternut-Waltham
12' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Strawberry 361' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Tomatillo
 Aunt Molly's
21' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11"Harvest: After the outer husks of some fruit turn from green to tan, look for ripe
Tomato (Large)
 Red Zebra
21' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Sandpoint
41' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"Early Variety. Bred by U of I in the 60's. Small fruits.
Tomato (Large)
 Red Siberian
41' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Amish Paste
21' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Box Car Willie
21' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"harvest 80 days after planting
Tomato (Large)
 Persimmon Orange
21' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"yellow-orange big fruits
Zucchini
 Black Beauty
11' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 

Recommended Planting Times for this Location

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Basil
 Genovese
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Magic Bean Mix
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Golden Wax Organic
Beet
Cabbage (Spring)
Carrot
Cilantro
Corn
Kale
 Dinosaur Kale
Kale
 Cold Hardy
Lettuce (Leaf)
 High Mowing Mesclun
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Nevada
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Salad Mix
Lettuce (Leaf)
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Forellenschluss
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Gourmet Blend Organic
Marigold
Mustard
 Spicy Green
Nasturtium
Oregano
Parsley
Peas
 Sugar Snap
Peas
 Garden Arrow
Pepper
 Jalapeno Early Organic
Pepper
 Aurora
Potatoes (Early)
Radish
Scallions
Spinach
Squash (Summer)
 Yellow Crookneck
Squash (Winter)
 Butternut-Waltham
Strawberry
Tomatillo
 Aunt Molly's
Tomato (Large)
 Red Zebra
Tomato (Large)
 Sandpoint
Tomato (Large)
 Red Siberian
Tomato (Large)
 Amish Paste
Tomato (Large)
 Box Car Willie
Tomato (Large)
 Persimmon Orange
Zucchini
 Black Beauty