If you want to plant a garden but only have access to a small or very small parcel of land, using the methods outlined here you can plant a mini-garden that will be productive in the spring, summer, and fall.
A diagram of the garden Huckans planted using succession planting techniques adaptable to a mini-garden.
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An idealized image of a garden with ample space for everything.
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The somewhat more constrained reality of a mini-garden.