Hello and welcome to January 2014
May this year bring smiles to you all!
On the next line is the link to my “Earth Moon and Stars” newsletter
But for those having a quick look here is the Moon Gardening Mini Almanac for planting days
Moon Position and Phase
|Ancient Moon Gardening
Planting and sowing days
|1st Jan||New Moon
|Rest and do nothing. Cultivate an attitude that honors tradition.
|2nd 5th 6th||Waxing Fertile 1st Quarter||Perfect for all sowing and planting.
Especially for vegetables whose leaves we eat.
|Afternoon of the 9th, all day 10th, morning of the 11th||Waxing Fertile 2nd Quarter||Perfect for all sowing and planting.
Especially for vegetables that bear fruits or seeds for eating.
|16th Jan||Full Moon
|Official gardeners rest day so do nothing. J
Harvest an attitude of warmth and nurturing
|Afternoon of the 21st, all day 22nd 23rd||Waning Fertile Moon
|24th 25th 26th||Waning Fertile Moon 4th Quarter||Maintenance only|
|31st Jan||New Moon
|Rest and do nothing. Cultivate an attitude that accepts differences and embraces the unique
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
Now you know when to plant – you will want to know when to
Get yourself the Ancient Moon Gardening Super Almanac. It is a fantastic timetable for beautiful and productive gardens.
Have a great month!