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Post  Genasai on 4/16/2012, 12:03 am

I have ordered 5 growbags which are 3'x1'. I have a short list of veggies I want to grow and feel that "companion planting" is my best way to use the space. My plan is to plant:

  • Pepper & Courgette
  • Parsnip & Onion
  • Cucumber & Carrot
  • Melon & Radish
  • Potato & Celery

These will each occupy one of the growbags to (hopefully) yield the amount I desire. This is to assume that the pepper, cucumber, courgette and melon plants will each produce around 5 fruits. I also hope to fit in around 3 pepper plants alongside 2 courgettes, 36 parsnips alongside 12 red and 12 white onions, 3 cucumbers with 36 carrots, 3 melons with 84 radishes and finally 3 potatoes with 12 celery.

What do you think of these plans? Are they too cramped or sound about right? Any advise greatly appreciated!
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