Grow Well! Ancient Moon Gardening October 2012 – loving the land with lunar gardening

Dates

AEST

 

Moon Position and Phase

Ancient Moon Gardening

 

Planting days

2nd 3rd 4th Oct Waning Fertile Moon

3rd Quarter

Plant root crops only
8th 9th Oct Waning Fertile Moon 4th Quarter Maintenance only
15th Oct New Moon

In Libra

Rest and do nothing physical, but plan for the month ahead. Cultivate an attitude of rest and readiness.

 

16th 17th 21st Oct Waxing Fertile 1st Quarter Perfect for all sowing and planting. And for vegetables whose leaves we eat.

 

22nd 25th 26th Oct Waxing Fertile 2nd Quarter Perfect for all sowing and planting. And for vegetables that bear fruits or seeds for eating.

 

30th Oct Full Moon

In Taurus

Official gardeners rest day, so do nothing.

Harvest an attitude of rest and peace.

AEDT

Times are correct for Vic NSA and Tas S.A. subtract ½ hour. QLD subtract 1 hour in summer daylight saving time

W.A 3 hours in summer daylight savings time. N.T subtract 1.5 hours in summer daylight savings time.

In N. Z add 2 hours

 

Now you know when to plant – you will want to know when to

 

  • prune to enhance growth,
  • prune to reduce growth,
  • fertilize,
  • weed,
  • harvest crops
  • treat pets for fleas and ticks
  • manage plant and animal diseases
  • and make gardening easier! 

 

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Email me on kerrygalea@bigpond.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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