Garden Plans > 2019: Companion Garden

About this Garden Plan

This is a large home veggie garden using companion planting methods and raised bed methods. Our goal is to produce 75% of our produce and we've been working at this for 3 yeara.

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: Minnesota
Garden Size: 37' 11" x 15' 11"
Garden Type: Home garden
Garden Layout: Raised Beds
Sun or Shade: Sunny
Garden Soil Type: Good soil

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberSpacingSpacing in RowsNotes
Alyssum 85"5" x 5" 
Basil
 Genovese (OG)
527"5" x 9" 
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Calima
1089"5" x 1' 1" 
Beans (Dry)
 Hidatsa Red Indian
909"7" x 1' 1" 
Beans (Dry)
 Cannellini
909"7" x 1' 1" 
Beans (Dry)
 Trail of Tears (black)
1089"7" x 1' 1" 
Beans (Lima)
 Jackson Wonder
549"5" x 1' 1" 
Beet
 Spring Color Blend
845"3" x 7" 
Beet
 Detroit Dark Red
895"3" x 7" 
Bok Choy
 Ching Chang
247"7" x 9" 
Borage 81' 1"11" x 1' 11" 
Broccoli
 Sun King Hybrid
81' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Broccoli
 Early Green Broccoli
81' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Brussels Sprouts
 Red Ball
81' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Brussels Sprouts
 Groninger Brussels Sprout
121' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Cabbage (Fall) 122' 9"2' 7" x 2' 11" 
Cabbage (Summer)
 Glory of Enkhuizen
101' 7"1' 5" x 1' 9" 
Calendula
 Ball's Improved Orange
811"9" x 1' 11" 
Carrot
 Little Finger
213"3" x 5" 
Carrot
 Short N Sweet Organic
963"3" x 5" 
Carrot 963"3" x 5" 
Carrot
 Cosmic Purple
213"3" x 5" 
Catnip 61' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Cauliflower
 Amazing
81' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Celery
 Tendercrisp
97"5" x 11" 
Celery
 Tall Utah 52-70R Improved
97"5" x 11" 
Celery
 Red Venture Organic
37"5" x 11" 
Chamomile 611"9" x 1' 3" 
Chili Pepper
 Jalapeno
51' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Collards 2411"11" x 1' 3" 
Corn 481' 1"11" x 1' 5" 
Cucumber
 Bush Champion
121' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Cucumber
 Burpee Pickler Hybrid
81' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Dill
 Elephant
477"5" x 9" 
Eggplant
 Black Beauty
31' 3"1' 1" x 1' 5" 
Kohlrabi
 Early White Vienna
369"7" x 11" 
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Bibb
249"7" x 11" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Romaine
543"3" x 5" 
Marigold
 Petite Mix
287"7" x 7" 
Mint 47"5" x 9" 
Mizuna 549"7" x 11" 
Muskmelon
 Hales Best Jumbo
12' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Nasturtium
 Alaska Mix
2111"11" x 11" 
Onion
 White Stuttgarter
1155"3" x 7" 
Onion
 Yellow Stuttgarter
1925"3" x 7" 
Onions (Green)
 He-Shi-Ko Long White Bunching
183"3" x 3" 
Onions (Red)
 Red Stuttgarter
645"3" x 7" 
Oregano 57"5" x 9" 
Peas
 Lincoln
803"3" x 7" 
Peas
 Super Sugar Snap
323"3" x 7" 
Peas
 Snowbird
323"3" x 7" 
Pepper
 California Wonder
71' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Radish
 Cherry Belle
963"3" x 7" 
Rosemary 77"7" x 7" 
Sage 211"11" x 1' 3" 
Spinach 727"7" x 11" 
Squash (Summer)
 Crookneck-Early Golden
21' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Swiss Chard
 Electric Neon Blend
161' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Tansy 11' 5"1' 3" x 2' 11" 
Tarragon 31' 3"1' 3" x 1' 7" 
Thyme 311"11" x 1' 3" 
Tomato (Large)
 Beefsteak
61' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Black Vernissage
41' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Small)
 Cherokee Purple
21' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Small)
 Red Cherry
31' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Watermelon
 Sugar Baby Bush
22' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Zinnia
 Bonbon Mix
211"11" x 11" 
Zucchini
 Dark Star
21' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 

Planting Times

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Alyssum
Basil
 Genovese (OG)
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Calima
Beans (Dry)
 Hidatsa Red Indian
Beans (Dry)
 Cannellini
Beans (Dry)
 Trail of Tears (black)
Beans (Lima)
 Jackson Wonder
Beet
 Spring Color Blend
Beet
 Detroit Dark Red
Bok Choy
 Ching Chang
Borage
Broccoli
 Sun King Hybrid
Broccoli
 Early Green Broccoli
Brussels Sprouts
 Red Ball
Brussels Sprouts
 Groninger Brussels Sprout
Cabbage (Fall)
Cabbage (Summer)
 Glory of Enkhuizen
Calendula
 Ball's Improved Orange
Carrot
 Little Finger
Carrot
 Short N Sweet Organic
Carrot
Carrot
 Cosmic Purple
Catnip
Cauliflower
 Amazing
Celery
 Tendercrisp
Celery
 Tall Utah 52-70R Improved
Celery
 Red Venture Organic
Chamomile
Chili Pepper
 Jalapeno
Collards
Corn
Cucumber
 Bush Champion
Cucumber
 Burpee Pickler Hybrid
Dill
 Elephant
Eggplant
 Black Beauty
Kohlrabi
 Early White Vienna
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Bibb
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Romaine
Marigold
 Petite Mix
Mint
Mizuna
Muskmelon
 Hales Best Jumbo
Nasturtium
 Alaska Mix
Onion
 White Stuttgarter
Onion
 Yellow Stuttgarter
Onions (Green)
 He-Shi-Ko Long White Bunching
Onions (Red)
 Red Stuttgarter
Oregano
Peas
 Lincoln
Peas
 Super Sugar Snap
Peas
 Snowbird
Pepper
 California Wonder
Radish
 Cherry Belle
Rosemary
Sage
Spinach
Squash (Summer)
 Crookneck-Early Golden
Swiss Chard
 Electric Neon Blend
Tansy
Tarragon
Thyme
Tomato (Large)
 Beefsteak
Tomato (Large)
 Black Vernissage
Tomato (Small)
 Cherokee Purple
Tomato (Small)
 Red Cherry
Watermelon
 Sugar Baby Bush
Zinnia
 Bonbon Mix
Zucchini
 Dark Star



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