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About this Garden Plan

Sustainable Homestead created in 2014 inspired by Helen and Scott Nearing. Visit our website for updates www.328North.com

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: Northern Berkshires
Garden Size: 64' 11" x 92' 11"
Garden Type: Farm / smallholding
Garden Layout: Traditional layout - rows etc
Sun or Shade: Partial Shade
Garden Soil Type: Good soil

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberSpacingSpacing in RowsNotes
Allium (Ornamental)
 Liatris
411"11" x 11" 
Amaranth (Grain) 225"5" x 11" 
Anemone
 Twinkle Toes
285"5" x 5" 
Anemone
 Penstemon
95"5" x 5" 
Anemone
 Canterbury Bell
155"5" x 5" 
Basil
 Thai
87"5" x 9" 
Basil
 Genovese
595"5" x 5" 
Basil
 Basil Opal
205"5" x 5" 
Beet 605"3" x 7" 
Blueberry 92' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Bok Choy
 Purple
447"7" x 9" 
Broccoli
 Belstar (F1) (OG)
1611"11" x 11" 
Broccoli (Purple Sprouting)
 Purple Sprouting
1411"11" x 11" 
Bulb (General)
 Peony
161' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Bulb (General)
 Foxglove
1027"7" x 7" 
Bulb (General)
 Calla Lily
2211"11" x 11" 
Cabbage (Summer Red) 121' 7"1' 5" x 1' 9" 
Cantaloupe 62' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Carrot
 Yellowstone
823"3" x 5" 
Carrot
 Rainbow
933"3" x 5" 
Carrot
 Dragon
823"3" x 5" 
Chili Pepper
 Leutschauer Paprika
1511"11" x 1' 5" 
Chives (Garlic) 45"5" x 7" 
Chives (Garlic)
 Chinese Leeks(OG)
125"5" x 7" 
Cilantro 297"5" x 9" 
Comfrey
 Columbine
89"11" x 1' 5" 
Cornflower
 Mixed Bachelor's Buttons
207"7" x 7" 
Cucumber
 Mexican Sour Gherkin
187"7" x 1' 5" 
Cucumber
 Suyo Long
89"9" x 1' 11" 
Daffodil 85"3" x 5" 
Dahlia 301' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Daylily 31' 11"1' 7" x 1' 11" 
Echinacea 101' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Feverfew
 shasta daisy
611"11" x 11" 
Feverfew 1411"11" x 11" 
Flower
 Statice (Sea Lavender), Mixed
457"5" x 7" 
Flower
 Craspedia
1611"11" x 11" 
Flower
 Safflower
557"5" x 7" 
Garlic 6075"3" x 9" 
Garlic
 Elephant Garlic
565"3" x 9" 
Ginger 81' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Gladiolus 925"5" x 5" 
Gomphrena 337"7" x 11" 
Herb
 Shisho or Perilla "Purple Zi
87"5" x 9" 
Hyacinth 323"3" x 3" 
Iris 411"7" x 1' 1" 
Kohlrabi 527"7" x 11" 
Larkspur 1011"11" x 11" 
Larkspur
 Delphinium
3611"11" x 11" 
Lavender 81' 3"1' 1" x 1' 7" 
Leek 387"5" x 11" 
Lemongrass 1211"11" x 11" 
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Tennis Ball
69"7" x 11" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Flame
123"3" x 5" 
Lily 811"7" x 1' 1" 
Marigold 377"7" x 7" 
Mint
 Vietnamese
67"5" x 9" 
Mint 17"5" x 9" 
Mizuna
 Mustard Greens
449"7" x 11" 
Mizuna 189"7" x 11" 
Monarda
 Lemon Mint
1011"11" x 1' 7" 
Morning Glory 47"7" x 7" 
Muscari 85"5" x 5" 
Nasturtium 85"5" x 5" 
Onion
 Yellow of Parma
725"3" x 5" 
Onions (Green)
 He-Shi-Ko Long White Bunching
443"3" x 3" 
Onions (Green)
 Red Welsh
443"3" x 3" 
Onions (Red)
 Wetherfields Red
725"3" x 7" 
Other (Perennial)
 Perennial
11' 7"1' 7" x 1' 7" 
Pansy 59"9" x 9" 
Pear (Cordon) 42' 11"1' 11" x 2' 11" 
Pear (Large) 219' 8"19' 8" x 19' 8" 
Peas
 Oregon Sugar Pod II
423"3" x 7" 
Peas
 Golden Sweet
423"3" x 7" 
Peas
 Purple Podded
143"3" x 7" 
Peas
 Progress No. 9
183"3" x 7" 
Pepper
 Quadrato D'Asti Giallo
1211"11" x 1' 5" 
Pepper
 Lunchbox Mix
2111"11" x 1' 5" 
Pepper
 Shishito
2411"11" x 1' 5" 
Pepper
 Red Marconi
1211"11" x 1' 5" 
Pepper
 Horizon Bell
1211"11" x 1' 3" 
Pepper
 Arroz Con Pollo
911"11" x 11" 
Pepper
 King Of The North
1211"11" x 1' 11" 
Pepper
 Lipstick
129"11" x 1' 5" 
Pepper
 Lilac Bell
1811"11" x 1' 5" 
Radish 933"3" x 7" 
Rose
 Baptista
12' 11"1' 11" x 4' 11" 
Salpiglossis
 Tassel Flower
275"5" x 11" 
Salvia 211"11" x 11" 
Scabiosa (Sweet)
 Lisianthius
407"7" x 11" 
Shallots
 French Red Shallots
565"3" x 5" 
Shallots
 Conservor
725"3" x 5" 
Snapdragon 1207"7" x 7" 
Stock 845"5" x 5" 
Sunflower 909"9" x 11" 
Sweet Pea 785"5" x 5" 
Swiss Chard 209"9" x 11" 
Tansy
 Yarrow
2011"11" x 11" 
Tatsoi
 Kai Lan
707"7" x 7" 
Tomato (Large)
 Yellow Icicle
71' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Orange Icicle
71' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Black Icicle
61' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tulip 405"3" x 5" 
Valerian
 Malteese Cross
611"11" x 11" 
Valerian
 Hollyhock
81' 2"1' 2" x 1' 2" 
Watermelon 52' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Zinnia 609"9" x 11" 
Zucchini
 Bittermelon
41' 5"1' 5" x 1' 11" 

Planting Times

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Allium (Ornamental)
 Liatris
Amaranth (Grain)
Anemone
 Twinkle Toes
Anemone
 Penstemon
Anemone
 Canterbury Bell
Basil
 Thai
Basil
 Genovese
Basil
 Basil Opal
Beet
Blueberry
Bok Choy
 Purple
Broccoli
 Belstar (F1) (OG)
Broccoli (Purple Sprouting)
 Purple Sprouting
Bulb (General)
 Peony
Bulb (General)
 Foxglove
Bulb (General)
 Calla Lily
Cabbage (Summer Red)
Cantaloupe
Carrot
 Yellowstone
Carrot
 Rainbow
Carrot
 Dragon
Chili Pepper
 Leutschauer Paprika
Chives (Garlic)
Chives (Garlic)
 Chinese Leeks(OG)
Cilantro
Comfrey
 Columbine
Cornflower
 Mixed Bachelor's Buttons
Cucumber
 Mexican Sour Gherkin
Cucumber
 Suyo Long
Daffodil
Dahlia
Daylily
Echinacea
Feverfew
 shasta daisy
Feverfew
Flower
 Statice (Sea Lavender), Mixed
Flower
 Craspedia
Flower
 Safflower
Garlic
Garlic
 Elephant Garlic
Ginger
Gladiolus
Gomphrena
Herb
 Shisho or Perilla "Purple Zi
Hyacinth
Iris
Kohlrabi
Larkspur
Larkspur
 Delphinium
Lavender
Leek
Lemongrass
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Tennis Ball
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Flame
Lily
Marigold
Mint
 Vietnamese
Mint
Mizuna
 Mustard Greens
Mizuna
Monarda
 Lemon Mint
Morning Glory
Muscari
Nasturtium
Onion
 Yellow of Parma
Onions (Green)
 He-Shi-Ko Long White Bunching
Onions (Green)
 Red Welsh
Onions (Red)
 Wetherfields Red
Other (Perennial)
 Perennial
Pansy
Pear (Cordon)
Pear (Large)
Peas
 Oregon Sugar Pod II
Peas
 Golden Sweet
Peas
 Purple Podded
Peas
 Progress No. 9
Pepper
 Quadrato D'Asti Giallo
Pepper
 Lunchbox Mix
Pepper
 Shishito
Pepper
 Red Marconi
Pepper
 Horizon Bell
Pepper
 Arroz Con Pollo
Pepper
 King Of The North
Pepper
 Lipstick
Pepper
 Lilac Bell
Radish
Rose
 Baptista
Salpiglossis
 Tassel Flower
Salvia
Scabiosa (Sweet)
 Lisianthius
Shallots
 French Red Shallots
Shallots
 Conservor
Snapdragon
Stock
Sunflower
Sweet Pea
Swiss Chard
Tansy
 Yarrow
Tatsoi
 Kai Lan
Tomato (Large)
 Yellow Icicle
Tomato (Large)
 Orange Icicle
Tomato (Large)
 Black Icicle
Tulip
Valerian
 Malteese Cross
Valerian
 Hollyhock
Watermelon
Zinnia
Zucchini
 Bittermelon



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