Ideas for garden design and planning is an online Garden Design Planner which helps you grow fruit and vegetables to the best of their ability, whatever the size or shape of your garden or plot.

With it is easy to draw out your garden design and decide how best to plant it. The Garden Planner software shows how much space plants require and how to group them for maximum success, removing the need to look up planting distances and crop families.

Growing advice is just one click away as you select the plants that you wish to include, enabling you to solve problems and maximise your harvest from the space you have. An annual subscription costs just ?15, $25 US or ?18 - after your FREE 30 day trial ends!

Online Vegetable Garden Planner

Good planning can make all the difference to the amount and quality of food produced by your vegetable garden.

Which plants to grow? Where to place them? When should they be planted? How to help them reach maturity? Planning your vegetable garden can take a lot of time as you consider all the options for spacing and timing plants.

In this video we present 5 questions that are at the heart of good garden planning and show how to draw up the plans you require. We then demonstrate how the Garden Planner reduces the need for research and guess-work, so that in a very short space of time you can create a personalised plan for your most successful garden ever:

The Interactive Vegetable Garden Planner - Try It Free for 30 days!The Best Way to Plan Your Vegetable Garden or Allotment

The Online Garden Planner makes it easy to draw out your vegetable beds, add plants and move them around to get the perfect layout. Either metric units or feet and inches are supported and any shape of garden can be created.

Whether you use traditional row planting, raised beds or Square Foot Gardening the Garden Planner adapts to suit your gardening style.
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The Garden Planner has over 130 vegetables, herbs and fruit and detailed growing information is just a click away. As you add vegetables the space they require is clearly shown by the coloured area around each plant and it calculates how many plants will fit into the area.

Crop rotation is easy as the Garden Planner warns you where you should avoid placing each vegetable based on what was in your previous years' plans.

Adapts to Your Location

The Garden Planner adapts to your own area using our database of over 5000 weather stations. Print your own personalised planting chart showing how many of each plant you require and when to sow, plant and harvest them.Twice a month the Garden Planner sends email reminders of what needs planting from your garden plans.
Simple Yet Powerful Garden design ideas

The Garden Planner is both easy to use and flexible. Organise which crops will follow on from others using the succession planting feature and see how your garden will look for each month of the year. Customised varieties can be added with their own spacing and planting dates.

Like a garden journal, you can add notes to your plants and plans to track how they grow.
Easy to Use Tools

The Planner for garden design iseas works just like software you are familiar with, including features such as undo, copy and paste. Built-in tutorial videos show you just what you need to know to get the most out of the software.

You do not need to install anything as most computers already have the required Adobe Flash Player plug-in.
The Garden Planner is completely free for 30 days - ample time to plan out your whole growing area.
Setting up your Garden Planner account is easy, no credit card details are required and a subscription does not automatically start when your free trial ends. If you find it useful the annual subscription is ?15 ($25 or ?18).