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Garden Plans: Square Foot Garden

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Below are garden plans for square-foot gardens. After you review the examples below, enjoy hundreds more garden plans with the Almanac Garden Planner here.

Square-foot garden planning is based on the idea that compact, raised beds or "boxes" can be set in your garden and densely planted in a way that yields multiple harvests out a small space, even if you have poor soil.

Watch a video on how to plant a square-foot garden!

1. Square-Foot Garden Plan

Garden Size:  9' 11" x 19' 11"
Garden Location: Northern Florida
Garden Type:  Community garden
Garden Layout:  Square Foot Garden
Sun or Shade:  Partial Shade
Garden Soil Type:  Light / Sandy soil


See plant list and more details about this garden here.

2. Square-Foot Garden Plan

Garden Size:  29' 11" x 39' 11"
Garden Location:  Jamestown, TN
Garden Type:  Home Garden
Garden Layout:  Square Foot Garden
Sun or Shade:  Partial Shade
Garden Soil Type:  Good soil


See plant lists and more details about this garden here.

3. Square-Foot Garden: Cone Shape

Garden Size:  19' 11" x 19' 11"
Garden Location:  Indianapolis, IN
Garden Type:  Frontyard / front garden
Garden Layout:  Square Foot Garden
Sun or Shade:  Partial Shade
Garden Soil Type:  Good soil

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

4. Square-Foot Garden

Garden Size:  30' 11" x 34' 9"
Garden Location:  Cleveland, Ohio near Lake Erie
Garden Type:  Frontyard / front garden
Garden Layout:  Square Foot Garden
Sun or Shade:  Sunny
Garden Soil Type:  Good soil, organic

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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I live in Gimli Manitoba zone 2b do you have information for my area?

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