4' x 8' with east-west orientation. Monthly plantings in spring and summer. Requires a 4' wide trellis or other vertical support.
Loaded with heirloom tomatoes and other all-American vegetables, this productive garden will provide you with a variety of popular vegetables from mid-May until early October. Sow plant starts or seeds just once a month for a continuous harvest throughout the summer and fall. Included in this plan are:
- Alyssum (companion plant)
- Cherry tomatoes
- Dwarf Sunflower (companion plant)
- Green onions
- Heirloom tomatoes
- Marigold (companion plant)
You can choose the exact varieties you’d like to grow, for example sweet versus hot peppers, or sugar snap versus shelling peas. For suggestions and inspiration, feel free to browse our What to Grow page.