Planting by the moon phases is an ancient science that really works! Google the subject for full details....definitely worth your time to research. I have found that if I follow this schedule, my gardens flourish! Try it, and let me know what you think. I get my information from the Farmers Almanac www.farmersalmanac.com. May your efforts excell....and taste delicious!
MAY 2019 10th - 13th A barren period. Favorable for killing plant pests, cultivating, or taking a short vacation.
14th - 15th Favorable time for sowing hay, fodder crops, and grains. Plant flowers. Excellent time for planting corn, beans, peppers, and other aboveground crops.
16th - 17th Plant seedbeds. Excellent for planting aboveground crops, and planting leafy vegetables.
18th - 20th Seeds planted now will do poorly and yield little.
21st - 22nd Plant late beets, potatoes, onions, carrots, and other root crops.
23rd - 25th Kill plant pests on these barren days.
26th - 27th Fine for vine crops. Set strawberry plants. Good days for transplanting. Favorable time for planting late root crops.
28th - 30th Poor planting. Fine for cultivating or spraying.
31st Good day for transplanting. Root crops that can be planted now will yield well.