Archive | February 2014

February 2014 Gardening by the Moon

Opps. I just realised that I had not added the February Mini Almanac.

Or if I had added it then I cannot find it.

If you want the full newsletter please open  Earth Moon and Stars February 2014 with Kerry Galea easy print

Enjoy being green!

 

Dates

AEST

 

Moon Position and Phase

Ancient Moon Gardening

 

Planting and sowing days

2nd 3rd 6th

 

Waxing Fertile 1st Quarter Perfect for all sowing and planting.

Especially for vegetables whose leaves we eat.

 

7th 11th 12th Waxing Fertile 2nd Quarter Perfect for all sowing and planting.

Especially for vegetables that bear fruits or seeds for eating.

 

15th Feb Full Moon

In Leo

 

Official gardeners rest day so do nothing.

Harvest an attitude of joy and creativity

 

18th 19th 20th 21st 22nd

 

Waning Fertile Moon

3rd Quarter

Plant root crops
25th 26th Waning Fertile Moon 4th Quarter Maintenance only
AEDT

Times are correct for Vic NSW and Tas S.A. subtract ½ hour. QLD subtract 1 hour W.A subtract 3 hours N.T subtract 1.5 hours. N. Z add 2 hours

 

If this is the Mini Almanac imagine what you can do once you get the Super Almanac with the perfect Moon days for every garden task. Call me for more details and enjoy the summer.

Cherry Tomatoes

 

 

Dirt is different to soil

Hello all,

I found a fascinating clip called Dirt and I must share it with you.

Much of it the “green” gardener may already know but be prepared to get a big dose of inspiration!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lvrww8iMl-A

 

 

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Four best tips to a magnificient garden – Moon Gardening for February 2014

Hello everybody,

Welcome to February. Did you know that the four best tips to a magnificent garden is using the combinations of

Waxing, Waning, Barren and Fertile Moon times!

There is an article on this website that explains it in detail. And I have added here my Mini Almanac with the planting days using the combination.

As usual here is the link to my newsletter Earth. Moon and Stars with Sun Sign Astrology forecasts, what you can see in the amazing skies this month and much more.

Earth Moon and Stars February 2014 with Kerry Galea easy print

Enjoy the month 🙂

Cherry Tomatoes

Dates

AEST

 

Moon Position and Phase

Ancient Moon Gardening

 

Planting and sowing days

2nd 3rd 6th

 

Waxing Fertile 1st Quarter Perfect for all sowing and planting.

Especially for vegetables whose leaves we eat.

 

7th 11th 12th Waxing Fertile 2nd Quarter Perfect for all sowing and planting.

Especially for vegetables that bear fruits or seeds for eating.

 

15th Feb Full Moon

In Leo

 

Official gardeners rest day so do nothing.

Harvest an attitude of joy and creativity

 

18th 19th 20th 21st 22nd

 

Waning Fertile Moon

3rd Quarter

Plant root crops
25th 26th Waning Fertile Moon 4th Quarter Maintenance only
AEDT

Times are correct for Vic NSW and Tas S.A. subtract ½ hour. QLD subtract 1 hour W.A subtract 3 hours N.T subtract 1.5 hours. N. Z add 2 hours

If this is the Mini Almanac imagine what you can do once you get the Super Almanac with the perfect Moon days for every garden task. Pruning for growth, pruning to retard growth, weeding, feeding, harvesting and also treating animals and plants.