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Garden Plans: Backyard and Family Plans

Our son's first attempt at growing vegetables was a success! Delicious results!

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See samples of garden plans for a backyard or family garden. There's nothing like growing fresh vegetables, herbs, and fruit right outside your home!

After you review the examples below, enjoy hundreds more garden plans with the Almanac Garden Planner here.

Also, learn (and have fun doing it) with our wonderful gardening videos here.

1. Backyard Garden Plan: Traditional Rows

Garden Size:  29' 11" x 29' 11"
Garden Type:  Backyard / back garden
Garden Layout:  Traditional layout - rows etc
Sun or Shade:  Sunny


See plant lists and more details about this garden here.
 

2. Backyard Garden Plan: Raised Beds

Garden Size:  23' 11" x 23' 11"
Garden Type:  Backyard / back garden
Garden Layout:  Raised Beds
Sun or Shade:  Sunny
Garden Soil Type:  Good soil


See plant list and more details about this garden here.

3. Backyard Garden Plan: Traditional Rows

Garden Size:  25' 0" x 15' 11"
Garden Type:  Home garden
Garden Layout:  Traditional layout - rows etc
Sun or Shade:  Sunny
Garden Soil Type:  Heavy / Clay soil

See full plant list and more details about this garden here.

4. Small Garden Plan: Raised Beds

Garden Size:  50' 0" x 21' 11"
Garden Type:  Home garden
Garden Layout:  Raised Beds
Sun or Shade:  Sunny
Garden Soil Type:  Good soil

See full plant list and more details about this garden here.

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We have highlighted sample plans here, however, you can find hundreds of free garden plans using our Almanac Garden Planner tool—which will customize your planting and harvesting dates! Try a 30-day free trial of the Almanac Garden Planner here.

 

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