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Use a free greenhouse plan to build a backyard greenhouse that allows you to grow your favorite flowers, vegetables, and herbs, all year long. Greenhouses provide seedlings and plants with warmth in the winter and cool in the summer, letting you participate in your favorite hobby every day of the year.

The free greenhouse plans below include diagrams, illustrations, photos, written building instructions, materials/tools list, and everything else you need to build your chosen greenhouse. Marie Iannotti, the About.com Guide to Gardening, has a wonderful article to help you with the planning stages of building a greenhouse, which is a great read before you decide on one of these plans.

After you've used one of these free greenhouse plans to build your DIY greenhouse, come back and browse my other free woodworking plans to help you build a shed, picnic table, dog house, pergola, or chicken coop.

1. Free Plan for a Barn Greenhouse by Ana White

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This free greenhouse plan is for a barn style greenhouse that will help you grow your plants while looking stylish.

The free greenhouse plan includes photos, diagrams, a materials and tools list, written instructions, and videos.

2. BuildEazy's Free Greenhouse Plan

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Here's a free greenhouse plan by BuildEazy that is conveniently built out of mostly 2"x4"s.

Click your way through the pages of this free greenhouse plans to find shopping lists, directions, and diagrams. There are also photos of the greenhouses built by other readers who have used this plan.

3. Free Greenhouse Plan from Mother Earth News

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If you're feeling ambitious then this free greenhouse plan from Mother Earth News might be just for you. You'll get a completed greenhouse that's solar heated and even has a sleeping loft.

Scroll through the pages of this free greenhouse plans to find a materials list, images, and directions for building this great looking greenhouse.

4. The Door Garden's Free Low-Cost Greenhouse Plan

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Here's a free greenhouse plan that will build you a greenhouse that only costs you $50 for all the materials.

A materials list, construction steps, and building tips are all included in this free greenhouse plan from The Door Garden.

5. How To Specialist's Free Greenhouse Plan

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How to Specialist has a free wood greenhouse plan that will only take you a few weekends to build.

Included in the free greenhouse plans are a materials list, diagrams, tools list, and tips.

6. Free Plan to Build a Small Greenhouse from How to Specialist

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Here's another free greenhouse plan from How to Specialist. This plan will build you a small greenhouse.

You can use the written instructions, materials and tools list, as well as tips and diagrams, to build this greenhouse.

7. YellaWood's Free Greenhouse Plan

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YellaWood has a free greenhouse plan that will build this small but functional greenhouse.

A materials list, tips, and diagrams are all included in this plan that you can view online or download as a PDF file.

8. Arched PVC Greenhouse Plan by PVC Plans

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Here's a free plan for an arched greenhouse that's completely built out of PVC pipes.

Download the free greenhouse PDF plan and you'll get a material list, diagrams, and written directions.

9. Small Greenhouse Plan from How to Specialist

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This free greenhouse plan will give you everything you need to build a small greenhouse that's perfect for your backyard.

This free greenhouse plan includes lots of diagrams and illustrations along with written instructions.

10. Free Greenhouse Plan from FloridaGardener.com

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FloridaGardener.com has a nice greenhouse plan that you can print and use for free.

A combination of wood and PVC pipes are used to build this large, hooped greenhouse.

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