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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) 285"5" x 11" 
Anemone
 Twinkle Toes
285"5" x 5" 
Anemone
 Penstemon
95"5" x 5" 
Anemone
 Canterbury Bell
155"5" x 5" 
Artichoke (Globe)
 Violetto
121' 5"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Artichoke (Globe)
 Tavor
201' 5"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Aster (China) 308"8" x 11" 
Basil
 Thai
117"5" x 9" 
Basil
 Genovese
395"5" x 5" 
Basil
 Basil Opal
285"5" x 5" 
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Royal Burgundy
665"5" x 1' 3" 
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Red Swan
845"5" x 1' 3" 
Blueberry 92' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Bulb (General)
 Peony
141' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Bulb (General)
 Foxglove
937"7" x 7" 
Bulb (General)
 Calla Lily
1411"11" x 11" 
Cabbage (Summer Red) 121' 7"1' 5" x 1' 9" 
Calendula 149"9" x 11" 
Cantaloupe 62' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Carrot
 Napoli
1023"3" x 5" 
Carrot
 Dragon
1023"3" x 5" 
Celosia 607"7" x 11" 
Chili Pepper
 Leutschauer Paprika
1811"11" x 1' 5" 
Chinese Cabbage 339"9" x 1' 5" 
Chives (Garlic) 45"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
71' 5"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Cucumber
 Suyo Long
69"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 811"11" x 11" 
Feverfew
 shasta daisy
611"11" x 11" 
Flower
 Craspedia
1611"11" x 11" 
Flower
 Statice (Sea Lavender), Mixed
457"5" x 7" 
Garlic
 Elephant Garlic
845"3" x 9" 
Garlic 5585"3" x 9" 
Ginger 81' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Gladiolus 925"5" x 5" 
Gomphrena 157"7" x 11" 
Hyacinth 323"3" x 3" 
Iris 411"7" x 1' 1" 
Larkspur
 Delphinium
3611"11" x 11" 
Larkspur 1011"11" x 11" 
Lavender 81' 3"1' 1" x 1' 7" 
Lemongrass 1211"11" x 11" 
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Buttercrunch
259"7" x 11" 
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Tennis Ball
149"7" x 11" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Flame
503"3" x 5" 
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Oak Leaf
963"3" x 5" 
Lily 811"7" x 1' 1" 
Marigold 257"7" x 7" 
Mint 17"5" x 9" 
Mizuna
 Mustard Greens
449"7" x 11" 
Monarda
 Lemon Mint
1011"11" x 1' 7" 
Morning Glory 47"7" x 7" 
Muscari 85"5" x 5" 
Nasturtium 411"11" x 11" 
Onion
 Ailsa Craig
685"3" x 7" 
Onions (Green)
 He-Shi-Ko Long White Bunching
1203"3" x 3" 
Onions (Red)
 Noordhollandse Bloedrode
685"3" x 7" 
Other (Perennial)
 Perennial
11' 7"1' 7" x 1' 7" 
Pansy 59"9" x 9" 
Pear (Cordon) 52' 11"1' 11" x 2' 11" 
Pear (Large) 119' 8"19' 8" x 19' 8" 
Peas
 Laxton's Progress #9
423"3" x 7" 
Peas
 Oregon Sugar Pod 2
423"3" x 7" 
Pepper
 Red Marconi
1211"11" x 1' 5" 
Pepper
 Shishito
1811"11" x 1' 5" 
Pepper
 Quadrato D'Asti Giallo
101' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Pepper
 King Of The North
1211"11" x 1' 11" 
Pepper
 Lipstick
129"11" x 1' 5" 
Pepper
 Lunchbox Mix
1811"11" x 1' 5" 
Potatoes (Early)
 Yukon Gold
151' 3"1' 1" x 1' 7" 
Potatoes (Maincrop)
 Adirondack Blue
151' 5"1' 1" x 2' 5" 
Rose
 Baptista
12' 11"1' 11" x 4' 11" 
Salpiglossis
 Tassel Flower
205"5" x 11" 
Salvia 211"11" x 11" 
Scabiosa (Sweet)
 Lisianthius
407"7" x 11" 
Shallots
 French Red Shallots
985"3" x 5" 
Snapdragon 607"7" x 7" 
Stock 985"5" x 5" 
Strawflower 2111"11" x 11" 
Sunflower 909"9" x 11" 
Sweet Pea 785"5" x 5" 
Tansy
 Yarrow
2011"11" x 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Orange Icicle
61' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Yellow Icicle
61' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Black Icicle
21' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Small)
 Blue Beauty
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
Artichoke (Globe)
 Violetto
Artichoke (Globe)
 Tavor
Aster (China)
Basil
 Thai
Basil
 Genovese
Basil
 Basil Opal
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Royal Burgundy
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Red Swan
Blueberry
Bulb (General)
 Peony
Bulb (General)
 Foxglove
Bulb (General)
 Calla Lily
Cabbage (Summer Red)
Calendula
Cantaloupe
Carrot
 Napoli
Carrot
 Dragon
Celosia
Chili Pepper
 Leutschauer Paprika
Chinese Cabbage
Chives (Garlic)
Cilantro
Comfrey
 Columbine
Cornflower
 Mixed Bachelor's Buttons
Cucumber
 Mexican Sour Gherkin
Cucumber
 Suyo Long
Daffodil
Dahlia
Daylily
Echinacea
Feverfew
Feverfew
 shasta daisy
Flower
 Craspedia
Flower
 Statice (Sea Lavender), Mixed
Garlic
 Elephant Garlic
Garlic
Ginger
Gladiolus
Gomphrena
Hyacinth
Iris
Larkspur
 Delphinium
Larkspur
Lavender
Lemongrass
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Buttercrunch
Lettuce (Crisphead)
 Tennis Ball
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Flame
Lettuce (Leaf)
 Oak Leaf
Lily
Marigold
Mint
Mizuna
 Mustard Greens
Monarda
 Lemon Mint
Morning Glory
Muscari
Nasturtium
Onion
 Ailsa Craig
Onions (Green)
 He-Shi-Ko Long White Bunching
Onions (Red)
 Noordhollandse Bloedrode
Other (Perennial)
 Perennial
Pansy
Pear (Cordon)
Pear (Large)
Peas
 Laxton's Progress #9
Peas
 Oregon Sugar Pod 2
Pepper
 Red Marconi
Pepper
 Shishito
Pepper
 Quadrato D'Asti Giallo
Pepper
 King Of The North
Pepper
 Lipstick
Pepper
 Lunchbox Mix
Potatoes (Early)
 Yukon Gold
Potatoes (Maincrop)
 Adirondack Blue
Rose
 Baptista
Salpiglossis
 Tassel Flower
Salvia
Scabiosa (Sweet)
 Lisianthius
Shallots
 French Red Shallots
Snapdragon
Stock
Strawflower
Sunflower
Sweet Pea
Tansy
 Yarrow
Tomato (Large)
 Orange Icicle
Tomato (Large)
 Yellow Icicle
Tomato (Large)
 Black Icicle
Tomato (Small)
 Blue Beauty
Tulip
Valerian
 Malteese Cross
Valerian
 Hollyhock
Watermelon
Zinnia
Zucchini
 Bittermelon



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