Garden Plans > 2017: Fall Garden September



About this Garden Plan

First draft of our Fall/Winter garden plan. I included a couple test areas of spring plants that normally get attacked by caterpillars to see if they do better in fall. All plant rows will be planted in 3 successive plantings to stretch out harvest times.

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: Bradenton
Garden Size: 50' 0" x 39' 11"
Garden Type: Backyard / back 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
Amaranth (Grain) 31' 11"1' 5" x 2' 11" 
Basil 27"5" x 9" 
Beans (Bush Snap) 19"5" x 1' 1" 
Beans (Dry) 309"7" x 1' 1" 
Beans (Pole) 49"5" x 1' 1" 
Beet 265"3" x 7" 
Black Currant 32' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Bok Choy 97"7" x 9" 
Borage 51' 1"11" x 1' 11" 
Broccoli 281' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Brussels Sprouts 81' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Cabbage (Fall Red) 42' 9"2' 7" x 2' 11" 
Cabbage (Fall) 82' 9"2' 7" x 2' 11" 
Calendula 311"9" x 1' 11" 
Carrot 963"3" x 5" 
Catnip 11' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Cauliflower 261' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Celery 577"5" x 11" 
Chamomile 611"9" x 1' 3" 
Chili Pepper 101' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Chives 177"5" x 9" 
Cilantro 137"5" x 9" 
Coleus 1511"11" x 11" 
Collards 1411"11" x 1' 3" 
Corn 251' 1"11" x 1' 5" 
Cosmos 37"7" x 7" 
Crimson Clover 403"3" x 3" 
Cucumber 61' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Cucumber
 Straight Eight Organic
71' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Daylily 61' 11"1' 7" x 1' 11" 
Dill 37"5" x 9" 
Edamame 189"7" x 1' 3" 
Garlic 755"3" x 9" 
Grape Vine 54' 11"4' 11" x 4' 11" 
Jerusalem Artichoke 11' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Kale 241' 3"1' 1" x 1' 5" 
Lemon (Container Grown)
 Meyers Lemon
11' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Lettuce (Crisphead) 169"7" x 11" 
Lettuce (Leaf) 1303"3" x 5" 
Marigold 87"7" x 7" 
Mint 27"5" x 9" 
Nasturtium 611"11" x 11" 
Onion (Fall planted) 605"5" x 9" 
Oregano 47"5" x 9" 
Other (Perennial) 11' 7"1' 7" x 1' 7" 
Parsley 385"3" x 9" 
Peas
 Sugar Snap
373"3" x 7" 
Peas 293"3" x 7" 
Pepper 81' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Pomegranate 19' 10"9' 10" x 9' 10" 
Rye (Cereal) 803"3" x 3" 
Sage 511"11" x 1' 3" 
Soybeans 215"5" x 5" 
Spinach 137"7" x 11" 
Squash (Summer)
 Peter Pan Hybrid (Scallop)
11' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Squash (Winter)
 Butternut-Waltham
22' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Squash (Winter)
 Acorn
42' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Sunflower 5111"11" x 11" 
Swiss Chard 41' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Tansy 61' 5"1' 3" x 2' 11" 
Thyme 211"11" x 1' 3" 
Tomato (Large) 121' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Turnip 267"5" x 11" 
Valerian 42' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Wheat 763"3" x 3" 
Zinnia 211"11" x 11" 
Zucchini 11' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 

Recommended Planting Times for this Location

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Amaranth (Grain)
Basil
Beans (Bush Snap)
Beans (Dry)
Beans (Pole)
Beet
Black Currant
Bok Choy
Borage
Broccoli
Brussels Sprouts
Cabbage (Fall Red)
Cabbage (Fall)
Calendula
Carrot
Catnip
Cauliflower
Celery
Chamomile
Chili Pepper
Chives
Cilantro
Coleus
Collards
Corn
Cosmos
Crimson Clover
Cucumber
Cucumber
 Straight Eight Organic
Daylily
Dill
Edamame
Garlic
Grape Vine
Jerusalem Artichoke
Kale
Lemon (Container Grown)
 Meyers Lemon
Lettuce (Crisphead)
Lettuce (Leaf)
Marigold
Mint
Nasturtium
Onion (Fall planted)
Oregano
Other (Perennial)
Parsley
Peas
 Sugar Snap
Peas
Pepper
Pomegranate
Rye (Cereal)
Sage
Soybeans
Spinach
Squash (Summer)
 Peter Pan Hybrid (Scallop)
Squash (Winter)
 Butternut-Waltham
Squash (Winter)
 Acorn
Sunflower
Swiss Chard
Tansy
Thyme
Tomato (Large)
Turnip
Valerian
Wheat
Zinnia
Zucchini