Garden Plans > 2020: Fall Backyard Garden

About this Garden Plan

Fall/winter garden

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: San Antonio, TX
Garden Size: 50' 0" x 39' 11"
Garden Type: Backyard / back garden
Garden Layout: Square Foot Garden
Sun or Shade: Sunny
Garden Soil Type: Heavy / Clay soil

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberPlants per Square FootNotes
Amaranth (Grain)
 Red Leaf Vegetable
400 
Amaranth (Grain)
 Garnet Red
160 
Artichoke (Globe)
 Violetto
11 
Artichoke (Globe)
 Green Globe
21 
Arugula
 Rocket (Roquette)
3216 
Arugula
 Astro
1616 
Arugula 3216 
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Royal Burgundy
99 
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Trio
99 
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Gourmet Green Been
99 
Beans (Bush Snap)
 French Filet Bush
99 
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Gold Rush
99 
Beans (Dry)
 Kabouli Black
639 
Beans (Lima)
 Fordhook Bush
459 
Beans (Lima)
 Henderson Bush
459 
Beans (Pole)
 Blue Lake Pole
248 
Beans (Pole)
 Kentucky Wonder
168 
Beans (Pole)
 Top Crop Pole
00 
Beet
 Five Color Rainbow
369 
Beet
 Early Wonder
369 
Beet
 Gourmet Blend
369 
Beet
 Golden
369 
Beet
 Bull's Blood
369 
Beet
 Avalanche
369 
Beet
 Detroit Dark Red
369 
Beet
 Cylindra
369 
Bok Choy 84 
Broccoli
 Green Sprouting Calabrese
21 
Broccoli
 Green Magic (F1)
21 
Broccoli
 Waltham 29
21 
Broccoli
 Romanesco Italia
41 
Broccoli
 Godzilla
21 
Broccoli (Purple Sprouting)
 Purple Sprouting
21 
Broccoli (Purple Sprouting)
 Rudolph
21 
Broccoli (Purple Sprouting)
 Santee F1 Hybrid
41 
Brussels Sprouts
 Mistletoe Kalettes®
41 
Brussels Sprouts
 Long Island Improved
11 
Brussels Sprouts
 Red Bull
41 
Brussels Sprouts
 Snowdrop Kalettes®
41 
Brussels Sprouts
 Red Rubine
21 
Brussels Sprouts
 Jade Cross Hybrid
11 
Brussels Sprouts
 Autumn Star Kalette
41 
Brussels Sprouts 11 
Brussels Sprouts
 Catskill
11 
Brussels Sprouts
 Hestia
11 
Brussels Sprouts
 Groninger
11 
Cabbage (Spring Red)
 Omero
21 
Cabbage (Spring Red)
 Red Acre
21 
Cabbage (Spring)
 Tendersweet (F1)
11 
Cabbage (Summer)
 Kaitlin (F1) (OG)
21 
Cabbage (Summer)
 Golden Acre
11 
Cantaloupe
 Sarah's Choice
10 
Carrot
 Imperator 58
3216 
Carrot
 Hercules (F1)
3216 
Carrot
 Gold Nugget
3216 
Carrot
 Deep Purple
3216 
Carrot
 Little Finger
3216 
Carrot
 Tricolor Circus Circus
6416 
Carrot
 White Satin (F1)
3216 
Carrot
 Nantes Half Long
3216 
Carrot
 Napoli
3216 
Carrot
 Bolero
3216 
Carrot
 Babette French Baby
3216 
Carrot
 Atlas
3216 
Carrot
 Chantenay Red Core
3216 
Carrot
 Danvers 126 Half Long
3216 
Carrot
 Danvers 126
6416 
Carrot
 Cosmic Purple
3216 
Cauliflower
 Flame Star
21 
Cauliflower
 Graffiti
21 
Cauliflower
 Snowball
21 
Cauliflower
 Twister
21 
Celery
 Chinese Pink
84 
Celery
 Tall Utah 52-70R Improved
244 
Chili Pepper
 Purple Jalapeno
11 
Chili Pepper
 Jalapeño
41 
Chili Pepper
 Anaheim
11 
Chinese Cabbage
 Michihili
11 
Chinese Cabbage
 China Express
11 
Collards
 Vates
84 
Cucumber
 Dragon's Egg
42 
Cucumber
 Homemade Pickles
102 
Cucumber
 Bush Champion
42 
Cucumber
 Lemon Cuke
42 
Cucumber
 Spacemaster
42 
Eggplant
 Ping Tung Long
11 
Eggplant
 Orient Express (F1)
11 
Eggplant
 Hansel (F1)
21 
Eggplant
 Fairy Tale (F1)
11 
Eggplant
 Japanese White Egg
11 
Eggplant
 Aswad
11 
Fennel
 Perfection Organic
44 
Fennel
 Florence
44 
Kale
 Red Russian
21 
Kale
 Dwarf Blue Curled Scotch
21 
Kale
 Nero Di Toscana
21 
Kale
 Scarlet
21 
Kohlrabi
 Early White Vienna
189 
Kohlrabi
 Early Purple Vienna
189 
Leek
 American Flag (Broad London)
369 
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Big Boston (Laitue Lorthois)
84 
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Buttercrunch
84 
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Iceberg
244 
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Marvel of Four Seasons
84 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Calshot Romaine
369 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Coastal Star Romaine
189 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Royal Red
369 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Parris Island Cos Romaine
369 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Rouge d'Hiver Romaine
189 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Sparx Romaine
189 
Mache
 Corn Salad-Dutch
99 
Mizuna
 Chef's Medley Mesclun
189 
Mustard
 Katsuona
189 
Mustard
 Green Wave
99 
Mustard
 Miike Takana
189 
Mustard
 Red Giant
99 
Okra
 Red Burgundy
51 
Okra
 Clemson Spineless
31 
Okra
 Baby Bubba Hybrid
31 
Okra
 Evertender
31 
Onion
 Granex - Hybrid
164 
Onion
 Granex Yellow Hybrid
164 
Onion
 Texas Early Grano
164 
Onion (Fall planted)
 Egyptian Walking
84 
Onions (Green)
 Tokyo Long White
12816 
Onions (Green)
 White Lisbon
6416 
Onions (Red)
 Blush
1284 
Onions (Red)
 Red Burgundy
484 
Onions (Red)
 Red Long of Tropea
1284 
Onions (Red)
 Italian Red of Florence
1284 
Parsnip 369 
Parsnip
 Half Long Guernsey
369 
Parsnip
 Hollow Crown
729 
Peas
 Oregon Sugar Pod II
568 
Peas
 Wando Pea
248 
Peas
 Little Marvel
248 
Peas
 Dwarf Grey Sugar Pea
408 
Peas
 Cascadia
328 
Peas
 Beauregarde Snow Pea
408 
Peas
 Green Arrow
248 
Peas
 Lincoln Pea
248 
Pepper
 Biquinho Red Piquillo
31 
Pepper
 Mama Mia Giallo Hybrid
11 
Pepper
 Sweet Sunset Hybrid
11 
Pepper
 Pablano
31 
Pepper
 Shishito
31 
Pepper
 Sweet Banana
11 
Potatoes (Maincrop) 151 
Radish
 Red Meat
4816 
Radish
 Purple Plum
1616 
Radish
 Pearl Organic
3216 
Radish
 Sichuan Red Beauty
4816 
Radish
 White Icicle
1616 
Radish
 Watermelon
8016 
Radish
 Sora
1616 
Radish
 Easter Egg
3216 
Radish
 Early Scarlet Globe
1616 
Radish
 Cherry Belle
1616 
Radish
 French Breakfast
1616 
Radish
 Nero Tondo
8016 
Radish
 Icicle Short Top
1616 
Radish
 Helios
1616 
Rutabaga
 American Purple Top
164 
Scallions
 He-Shi-Ko Onion
6416 
Spinach
 Flamingo
99 
Spinach
 Nobel
369 
Spinach
 Sun Angel
189 
Spinach
 Baby's Leaf Hybrid
189 
Spinach
 Bloomsdale (OG)
189 
Spinach
 FanTail
99 
Squash (Summer)
 Pic-N-Pic Hybrid
21 
Squash (Summer)
 Fordhook Zucchini Organic
21 
Squash (Summer)
 Scallop Blend
21 
Squash (Summer)
 Round Zucchini
21 
Squash (Summer)
 Early Prolific Straightneck
21 
Squash (Summer)
 Dixie Hybrid
21 
Squash (Winter)
 Blue Hubbard
20 
Squash (Winter)
 Butterbush
10 
Squash (Winter)
 Early Acorn Hybrid
10 
Swiss Chard
 Rainbow (OG)
44 
Swiss Chard
 Lucullus
84 
Swiss Chard
 Bright Lights
44 
Tomato (Large)
 Early Girl
31 
Tomato (Large)
 Cherokee Purple
11 
Tomato (Large)
 Moskovich
21 
Tomato (Large)
 Lemon Boy Hybrid
11 
Tomato (Large)
 Pink Berkeley Tie Dye
21 
Tomato (Large)
 Stupice
11 
Tomato (Large)
 Celebrity Hybrid
11 
Tomato (Large)
 Black Krim
11 
Tomato (Small)
 Sun Gold (F1)
21 
Tomato (Small)
 Supersweet 100 Hybrid
11 
Turnip
 Purple Top White Globe
729 

Planting Times

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Amaranth (Grain)
 Red Leaf Vegetable
Amaranth (Grain)
 Garnet Red
Artichoke (Globe)
 Violetto
Artichoke (Globe)
 Green Globe
Arugula
 Rocket (Roquette)
Arugula
 Astro
Arugula
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Royal Burgundy
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Trio
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Gourmet Green Been
Beans (Bush Snap)
 French Filet Bush
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Gold Rush
Beans (Dry)
 Kabouli Black
Beans (Lima)
 Fordhook Bush
Beans (Lima)
 Henderson Bush
Beans (Pole)
 Blue Lake Pole
Beans (Pole)
 Kentucky Wonder
Beans (Pole)
 Top Crop Pole
Beet
 Five Color Rainbow
Beet
 Early Wonder
Beet
 Gourmet Blend
Beet
 Golden
Beet
 Bull's Blood
Beet
 Avalanche
Beet
 Detroit Dark Red
Beet
 Cylindra
Bok Choy
Broccoli
 Green Sprouting Calabrese
Broccoli
 Green Magic (F1)
Broccoli
 Waltham 29
Broccoli
 Romanesco Italia
Broccoli
 Godzilla
Broccoli (Purple Sprouting)
 Purple Sprouting
Broccoli (Purple Sprouting)
 Rudolph
Broccoli (Purple Sprouting)
 Santee F1 Hybrid
Brussels Sprouts
 Mistletoe Kalettes®
Brussels Sprouts
 Long Island Improved
Brussels Sprouts
 Red Bull
Brussels Sprouts
 Snowdrop Kalettes®
Brussels Sprouts
 Red Rubine
Brussels Sprouts
 Jade Cross Hybrid
Brussels Sprouts
 Autumn Star Kalette
Brussels Sprouts
Brussels Sprouts
 Catskill
Brussels Sprouts
 Hestia
Brussels Sprouts
 Groninger
Cabbage (Spring Red)
 Omero
Cabbage (Spring Red)
 Red Acre
Cabbage (Spring)
 Tendersweet (F1)
Cabbage (Summer)
 Kaitlin (F1) (OG)
Cabbage (Summer)
 Golden Acre
Cantaloupe
 Sarah's Choice
Carrot
 Imperator 58
Carrot
 Hercules (F1)
Carrot
 Gold Nugget
Carrot
 Deep Purple
Carrot
 Little Finger
Carrot
 Tricolor Circus Circus
Carrot
 White Satin (F1)
Carrot
 Nantes Half Long
Carrot
 Napoli
Carrot
 Bolero
Carrot
 Babette French Baby
Carrot
 Atlas
Carrot
 Chantenay Red Core
Carrot
 Danvers 126 Half Long
Carrot
 Danvers 126
Carrot
 Cosmic Purple
Cauliflower
 Flame Star
Cauliflower
 Graffiti
Cauliflower
 Snowball
Cauliflower
 Twister
Celery
 Chinese Pink
Celery
 Tall Utah 52-70R Improved
Chili Pepper
 Purple Jalapeno
Chili Pepper
 Jalapeño
Chili Pepper
 Anaheim
Chinese Cabbage
 Michihili
Chinese Cabbage
 China Express
Collards
 Vates
Cucumber
 Dragon's Egg
Cucumber
 Homemade Pickles
Cucumber
 Bush Champion
Cucumber
 Lemon Cuke
Cucumber
 Spacemaster
Eggplant
 Ping Tung Long
Eggplant
 Orient Express (F1)
Eggplant
 Hansel (F1)
Eggplant
 Fairy Tale (F1)
Eggplant
 Japanese White Egg
Eggplant
 Aswad
Fennel
 Perfection Organic
Fennel
 Florence
Kale
 Red Russian
Kale
 Dwarf Blue Curled Scotch
Kale
 Nero Di Toscana
Kale
 Scarlet
Kohlrabi
 Early White Vienna
Kohlrabi
 Early Purple Vienna
Leek
 American Flag (Broad London)
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Big Boston (Laitue Lorthois)
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Buttercrunch
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Iceberg
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Marvel of Four Seasons
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Calshot Romaine
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Coastal Star Romaine
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Royal Red
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Parris Island Cos Romaine
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Rouge d'Hiver Romaine
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Sparx Romaine
Mache
 Corn Salad-Dutch
Mizuna
 Chef's Medley Mesclun
Mustard
 Katsuona
Mustard
 Green Wave
Mustard
 Miike Takana
Mustard
 Red Giant
Okra
 Red Burgundy
Okra
 Clemson Spineless
Okra
 Baby Bubba Hybrid
Okra
 Evertender
Onion
 Granex - Hybrid
Onion
 Granex Yellow Hybrid
Onion
 Texas Early Grano
Onion (Fall planted)
 Egyptian Walking
Onions (Green)
 Tokyo Long White
Onions (Green)
 White Lisbon
Onions (Red)
 Blush
Onions (Red)
 Red Burgundy
Onions (Red)
 Red Long of Tropea
Onions (Red)
 Italian Red of Florence
Parsnip
Parsnip
 Half Long Guernsey
Parsnip
 Hollow Crown
Peas
 Oregon Sugar Pod II
Peas
 Wando Pea
Peas
 Little Marvel
Peas
 Dwarf Grey Sugar Pea
Peas
 Cascadia
Peas
 Beauregarde Snow Pea
Peas
 Green Arrow
Peas
 Lincoln Pea
Pepper
 Biquinho Red Piquillo
Pepper
 Mama Mia Giallo Hybrid
Pepper
 Sweet Sunset Hybrid
Pepper
 Pablano
Pepper
 Shishito
Pepper
 Sweet Banana
Potatoes (Maincrop)
Radish
 Red Meat
Radish
 Purple Plum
Radish
 Pearl Organic
Radish
 Sichuan Red Beauty
Radish
 White Icicle
Radish
 Watermelon