Garden Plans > 2014: St. Mark's Garden

About this Garden Plan

Garden of Plenty Thoughts:The garden is layed out in rows. Each "patch" would actually be part of two rows. Figured multiple shorter rows of each plant would be easier to care for than one long row of each plant. Feedback please?

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: St. Marks Church
Garden Size: 54' 11" x 54' 11"
Garden Type: Other
Garden Layout: Traditional layout - rows etc
Sun or Shade: Sunny
Garden Soil Type: Poor soil

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberSpacingSpacing in RowsNotes
Arugula 1765"3" x 7"mid summer plant for a fall crop
Basil 627"5" x 9"Plant with Tomatos summer: cut in half for good growth
Beans (Bush Snap) 729"5" x 1' 1"Plant with corn and marigolds
Beet 2005"3" x 7"Mulch mid summer plant for a fall crop
Cantaloupe 22' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Carrot 9233"3" x 5"plant with leeks, onions, tomatos -mulch tops to prevent greening - mid summer planting for fall crop
Chili Pepper 151' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Cilantro 207"5" x 9"fall planting produces better
Collards 4811"11" x 1' 3"fall better time for planting
Corn 1531' 1"11" x 1' 5"plant iwth beans SOAK seeds overnight
Cucumber 121' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11"plant with beans, lettuce, radish, tomato mulch ground for cukes to grow over
Dill 137"5" x 9" 
Fennel 811"9" x 1' 1" 
Garlic 1895"3" x 9"July harvest when 1/3 leaves are dry
Kale 141' 3"1' 1" x 1' 5" 
Kohlrabi 329"7" x 11"harvest when radish to tennis ball size (smaller in hotter weather)
Leek 607"5" x 11"plant with carrots - blanch 3 weeks prior to harvest with soil mound
Lettuce (Leaf) 4073"3" x 5"Spinach, radish Mulch
Okra 41' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"SOAK Seeds plants are prickly mulch
Oregano 137"5" x 9" 
Parsley 215"3" x 9" 
Peas 5043"3" x 7"plant with carrots, raddish, corn, beans SOAK overnight, need trellis
Pepper 401' 1"11" x 1' 3"mulch and stake
Potatoes (Maincrop) 841' 5"1' 1" x 2' 5"Plant with Beans, corn, cabbage, marigolds mulch to prevent gree potatos
Radish 1453"3" x 7"plant with peas and lettuce
Rhubarb 12' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Rutabaga 329"7" x 1' 3"time planting to harvest in fall, cool weather improves flavor - mulch
Spinach 757"7" x 11" 
Squash (Summer) 91' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Squash (Winter) 72' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Strawberry 221' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11"in late summer, thin runners to 3 a plant and remove dead leaves
Swiss Chard 211' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Tomato (Large) 621' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"plant with basil stake
Tomato (Small) 141' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"plant with basil stake
Turnip 667"5" x 11"plan in fall

Planting Times

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