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PLANTING BY THE MOON

a natural guide to a great garden

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,  they have always been a valuable resource to me!

check them out  https://www.farmersalmanac.com/

Garden Blessings!....may your efforts excell....and taste delicious! 

 

March 2021

  • 1st – 1st

    Fine for sowing grains, hay, and forage crops. Plant flowers. Favorable day for planting root crops.

  • 2nd – 3rd

    Start seedbeds. Good days for transplanting. Excellent time for planting root crops that can be planted now. Also good for leafy vegetables.

  • 4th – 5th

    Barren days, do no planting.

  • 6th – 8th

    Any root crops that can be planted now will do well.

  • 9th – 10th

    A barren period, best suited for killing plant pests. Do plowing and cultivating.

  • 11th – 12th

    Good for planting cucumbers, melons, pumpkins, and other vine crops. Set strawberry plants. Good days for transplanting. Favorable days for planting beets, carrots, radishes, salsify, turnips, peanuts, and other root crops.

  • 13th – 15th

    Cultivate and spray, do general farm work, but no planting.

  • 16th – 17th

    Favorable for planting crops bearing yield above the ground.

  • 18th – 20th

    Seeds planted now tend to rot in ground.

  • 21st – 22nd

    Excellent for sowing seedbeds and flower gardens. Best planting days for aboveground crops, especially peas, beans, cucumbers, and squash where climate permits.

  • 23rd – 27th

    A most barren period, best for killing plant pests or doing chores around the farm

  • 28th – 29th

    Fine for sowing grains, hay, and forage crops. Plant flowers. Favorable days for planting root crops.

  • 30th – 31st

    Start seedbeds. Good days for transplanting. Excellent time for planting root crops that can be planted now. Also good for leafy vegetables.

March 28th           Full Worm Moon

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