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Carlton Family Backyard Garden

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: Baton Rouge, LA, United States
Garden Size: 20' 10" x 10' 9"
Garden Type: Backyard / back garden
Garden Layout: Raised Beds
Sun or Shade: Sunny
Garden Soil Type: Light / Sandy soil

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberSpacingSpacing in RowsNotes
Alyssum 35"5" x 5" 
Basil
 Purple Dark Opal
17"5" x 9" 
Basil
 Cardinal
17"5" x 9"Other varieties that will grow well here and are beautiful overproducers are: 'Dark Purple Opal'
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Calima
69"5" x 1' 1"Other varieties that will grow well here and are beautiful overproducers are: 'Buerre de Rocquencourt' 'Purple Teepee' *Direct Sow Seeds* Harvest In June and replace with 'Charentais' melon.
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Beurre De Rocquencourt
69"5" x 1' 1"Other varieties that will grow well here and are beautiful overproducers are: 'Purple Teepee' 'Calima' 'Dragon's Tongue' *Direct Sow Seeds* Harvest in June and replace with 'Charentais' melon.
Borage 21' 1"11" x 1' 11" 
Cucumber
 Muncher
11' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11"Other varieties that will grow well here and are beautiful overproducers are: 'Mexican Sour Gherkin' 'Lemon Cuke' 'Dragon's Egg'
Eggplant 11' 3"1' 1" x 1' 5" 
Marigold 127"7" x 7" 
Mizuna 49"7" x 11" 
Onions (Perennial) 25"5" x 5"The best green onions to grow come right from the grocery store. Just cut the greens off and plant the bulbs, leaving a little a little bit of the stalks out of the ground. They will last you forever and never stop giving green onions.
Pepper
 Gypsy Hybrid
11' 1"11" x 1' 3"Other varieties that will grow well here and are beautiful overproducers are: 'Sweet Chocolate' 'California Wonder'
Squash (Summer) 11' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Tomato (Large)
 Early Girl Hybrid
21' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"Other varieties that will grow well here and are beautiful overproducers are: 'Bonny's Best' 'Costoluto Genovese'
Tomato (Small)
 Sun Gold
11' 7"1' 5" x 1' 11"Other varieties that will grow well here and are beautiful overproducers are: 'Brad's Atomic Grape' 'Barry's Crazy Cherry'
Zinnia 411"11" x 11"Plant zinnia seeds first and let them sprout and start growing before planting squash or zucchini plant, or the zinnias will get smothered by the big squash plants.

Planting Times

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Alyssum
Basil
 Purple Dark Opal
Basil
 Cardinal
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Calima
Beans (Bush Snap)
 Beurre De Rocquencourt
Borage
Cucumber
 Muncher
Eggplant
Marigold
Mizuna
Onions (Perennial)
Pepper
 Gypsy Hybrid
Squash (Summer)
Tomato (Large)
 Early Girl Hybrid
Tomato (Small)
 Sun Gold
Zinnia



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