Garden Plans > 2017: Ginny & Greg's House



About this Garden Plan

This design uses some existing plants - the shrubs and trees are existing, as well as the main garden bed. (Draft 2)

Plan Type, Soil and Location

Garden Location: Saint Paul, MN
Garden Size: 43' 11" x 75' 11"
Garden Type: Backyard / back garden
Garden Layout: -
Sun or Shade: Partial Shade
Garden Soil Type: -

Plan Notes

Garden Plan

Plant List

 PlantNumberSpacingSpacing in RowsNotes
Aster (China) 611"11" x 11" 
Basil 17"5" x 9" 
Calendula 511"9" x 1' 11" 
Chamomile 311"9" x 1' 3" 
Chives 27"5" x 9" 
Coreopsis 611"11" x 11" 
Daffodil 295"3" x 5" 
Dahlia 11' 11"1' 7" x 1' 11" 
Daylily 191' 11"1' 7" x 1' 11" 
Dill 27"5" x 9" 
Fennel (Herb)
 Bronze
21' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Fennel (Herb) 21' 1"11" x 1' 3" 
Feverfew 1911"11" x 11" 
Flower 377"5" x 7" 
Flower 37"5" x 7" 
Flower 227"5" x 7" 
Geranium
 Geranium macrorrhizum
211"9" x 1' 1"purple/pink flowers with variegated leaves
Geranium 511"9" x 1' 1" 
Herb 97"5" x 9" 
Hyacinth 233"3" x 3" 
Lavender
 English Munstead
121' 3"1' 1" x 1' 7"dwarf variety, good for borders
Lemon Balm 11' 11"1' 11" x 1' 11" 
Mint 17"5" x 9" 
Monarda 1211"11" x 1' 7" 
Nasturtium 111"11" x 11" 
Oregano 17"5" x 9" 
Other (Medium) 49"9" x 9" 
Other (Medium)
 Sedum
59"9" x 9" 
Other (Perennial) 21' 7"1' 7" x 1' 7" 
Other (Small)
 Lady's Mantle
23"3" x 3" 
Other (Small) 2543"3" x 3" 
Parsley 35"3" x 9" 
Raspberry
 Black
22' 3"1' 11" x 2' 11" 
Raspberry 12' 3"1' 11" x 2' 11"Black Walnut Tolerant
Rhubarb 12' 11"2' 11" x 2' 11" 
Rose 32' 11"1' 11" x 4' 11" 
Rosemary 17"7" x 7" 
Sage 111"11" x 1' 3" 
Thyme
 Creeping
1011"11" x 1' 3" 
Thyme 111"11" x 1' 3" 
Tree (Large) 213' 1"13' 1" x 13' 1" 
Tree (Large)
 Black Walnut
113' 1"13' 1" x 13' 1" 
Tree (Small) 38' 2"8' 2" x 8' 2" 
Tree (Small)
 Lilac
18' 2"8' 2" x 8' 2" 
Tulip 385"3" x 5" 
Vinca (Annual) 1411"11" x 11" 
Zinnia 1011"11" x 11" 

Recommended Planting Times for this Location

Plant List key
 PlantJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Aster (China)
Basil
Calendula
Chamomile
Chives
Coreopsis
Daffodil
Dahlia
Daylily
Dill
Fennel (Herb)
 Bronze
Fennel (Herb)
Feverfew
Flower
Flower
Flower
Geranium
 Geranium macrorrhizum
Geranium
Herb
Hyacinth
Lavender
 English Munstead
Lemon Balm
Mint
Monarda
Nasturtium
Oregano
Other (Medium)
Other (Medium)
 Sedum
Other (Perennial)
Other (Small)
 Lady's Mantle
Other (Small)
Parsley
Raspberry
 Black
Raspberry
Rhubarb
Rose
Rosemary
Sage
Thyme
 Creeping
Thyme
Tree (Large)
Tree (Large)
 Black Walnut
Tree (Small)
Tree (Small)
 Lilac
Tulip
Vinca (Annual)
Zinnia