Garden Plans > 2023: Small Garden

About this Garden Plan

An example garden showing drip irrigation layout

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: Topeka, Kansas
Garden Size: 40' 8" x 16' 3"
Garden Type: Backyard / back garden
Garden Layout: Raised Beds
Sun or Shade: Sunny
Garden Soil Type: Good soil

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberSpacingSpacing in RowsNotes
Alyssum 245"5" x 5" 
Arugula 325"3" x 7" 
Bay 21' 5"1' 5" x 1' 11" 
Beans (Bush Snap) 219"5" x 1' 1" 
Blueberry 12' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Cabbage (Summer) 141' 7"1' 5" x 1' 9"Will need netting when cabbage white butterflies appear
Chili Pepper
 [row-cover]
101' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Chili Pepper 11' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Chives 17"5" x 9" 
Comfrey 11' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Echinacea 11' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Endive
 [row-cover]
169"7" x 11" 
Ginger 71' 5"1' 5" x 1' 5" 
Lavender 51' 3"1' 1" x 1' 7" 
Mint 127"5" x 9" 
Parsnip 187"7" x 11" 
Peas
 My Special Variety
363"3" x 7" 
Peas
 British Wonder
243"5" x 7" 
Pepper 11' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Pepper
 [row-cover]
101' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Sage 111"11" x 1' 3" 
Swiss Chard 101' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Thyme 111"11" x 1' 3" 

Planting Times

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Alyssum
Arugula
Bay
Beans (Bush Snap)
Blueberry
Cabbage (Summer)
Chili Pepper
 [row-cover]
Chili Pepper
Chives
Comfrey
Echinacea
Endive
 [row-cover]
Ginger
Lavender
Mint
Parsnip
Peas
 My Special Variety
Peas
 British Wonder
Pepper
Pepper
 [row-cover]
Sage
Swiss Chard
Thyme



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