Spring Vegetable Planting List

Spring Vegetable Planting List

Now is the season to be planting a huge amount of veggie seeds and seedlings.

Here is a handy planting guide for a family of five:

Veggie How much? Distance between plants How often?  Companion Planting Bad Companions
 Beans  1 x 1,5m row  10cm  2-3 weeks Marigolds, Petunias, Mealies, Sweetcorn, Carrots, Strawberries, Borage, Rosemary, Potatoes, Peas Tomatoes, Onions, Broccoli
 Peas  1 x 3m row 3 – 5cm 3-4 weeks Borage
Beetroot  2 x 1.5m rows 20cm 3-4 weeks Borage, Onions, Lettuce, Cabbage
Peppers   4 – 6 plants 40cm 4-6 weeks Basil, Borage
Carrots  2 x 1.5m rows 5-7 cm 3-4 weeks Borage, Rosemary, Lettuce, Peas, Leeks, Chives, Onions, Beans, Tomatoes, Wormwood, Sage
Tomatoes  2-4 plants 70cm 4 weeks Mint, Parsley, Basil, Roses, Peppers, Asparagus, Borage Potatoes, Cabbage, Rosemary, Peas
Lettuce  4-6 plants 30cm 2-3 weeks Beans, Carrots, Borage Celery, Parsley, Cabbage
Radishes  1 x 1.5m row 5cm 2 weeks Borage
Salad Onion  2 x 1.5m rows 5cm 3-4 weeks Borage
Parsley  4-6 plants 20cm 6 weeks Borage
Chillies  4-6 plants 50cm 4-6 weeks Borage
Courgettes  2-3 plants 1m 6-8 weeks Borage
Cucumbers  3-5 plants 60cm Borage
Eggplant  4-6 plants 70cm Borage
Marrows  1-2 plants 1m Borage
Mealies  3-4 x 1.5 m rows 15cm Borage
Melons  1-2 plants 1m Borage
Potatoes  4-6 plants 30cm Horsradish, Borage Sunflowers, Tomatoes
Pumpkin  1-2 plants 1m Borage
Squash  1-2 plants 1m Borage
Sweetcorn  3-4 x 1.5m rows 15cm Borage
Sweet Potatoes  4-6 plants 30cm Borage
Cauliflower  4-6 plants 75cm 4 weeks Nasturtiums, Rosemary, Sage, Celery, Borage
Onions  4 x 1,5m rows 30cm 4 weeks Borage
Artichokes  3-4 plants 75cm Borage

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