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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! 

 

April 2021

  • 1st – 2nd

    Neither plant nor sow on these barren days.

  • 3rd – 4th

    Favorable days for planting beets, carrots, turnips, radishes, onions, and other root crops.

  • 5th – 6th

    Excellent time to kill weeds, briars, poison ivy, and other plant pests.

  • 7th – 9th

    Set strawberry plants. Excellent for any vine crops, such as beans, peas, and cucumbers. Good days for transplanting. Favorable days for planting root crops.

  • 10th – 11th

    Poor planting days. Break ground or cultivate.

  • 12th – 14th

    Favorable for planting beans, corn, cotton, tomatoes, peppers, and other aboveground crops.

  • 15th – 16th

    Poor days for planting, seeds tend to rot in ground.

  • 17th – 19th

    Plant seedbeds and start flower gardens. Plant tomatoes, beans, peppers, corn, cotton, and other aboveground crops on these most fruitful days.

  • 20th – 23rd

    Grub out weeds, briars, and other plant pests.

  • 24th – 25th

    A favorable time for sowing grains, hay, and fodder crops. Plant flowers. Plant corn, melons, squash, tomatoes, and other aboveground crops.

  • 26th – 27th

    Start seedbeds. Good days for transplanting. Good days for planting beets, carrots, radishes, turnips, peanuts, and other root crops. Also good for leafy vegetables.

  • 28th – 29th

    Neither plant nor sow on these barren days.

  • 30th – 30th

    Favorable day for planting beets, carrots, turnips, radishes, onions, and other root crops.

April 26th     Full Pink Moon

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