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    Table 3. Planting Guide for Florida Vegetables
    Crop
    Planting Dates in Florida (outdoors)1
    Days
    to
    Harvest4
    Spacing (inches)
    Seeddepth
    (inches)




    North Central Rows
    Plants
    Beans, bush
    Mar-Apr Aug-Sep
    Feb-Apr Sep
    50-60
    18-30
    2-3
    1-2
    Beans, pole
    Mar-Apr Aug-Sep
    Feb-Apr Aug-Sep
    55-70
    40-48
    3-6
    1-2
    Beans, lima
    Mar-Aug
    Feb-Apr Sept.
    65-75
    24-36
    3-4
    1-2
    Beets
    Sep-Mar
    Oct-Mar
    50-65
    14-24
    3-5
    ½ -1
    Broccoli
    Aug-Feb
    Aug-Jan
    75-90
    30-36
    12-18
    ½ -1
    Cabbage
    Sep-Feb
    Sep-Jan
    90-110 (70-90)
    24-36
    12-24
    ½ -1
    Cantaloupes
    Mar-Apr
    Feb-Apr
    75-90 (65-75)
    60-72
    24-36
    1-2
    Carrots
    Sep-Mar
    Oct-Mar
    65-80
    16-24
    1-3
    ½
    Cauliflower
    Jan-Feb Aug-Oct
    Oct-Jan
    75-90 (55-70)
    24-30
    18-24
    ½ -1
    Celery
    Jan-Mar
    Aug-Feb
    115-125 (80-105)
    24-36
    6-10
    ¼ - ½
    Chinese cabbage
    Oct-Feb
    Oct-Jan
    70-90 (60-70)
    24-36
    12-24
    ¼ - ¾
    Collards
    Feb-Apr Aug-Nov
    Aug-Mar
    70-80
    24-30
    10-18
    ½ -1
    Corn, sweet
    Mar-Apr Aug
    Feb-Mar Aug-Sep
    60-95
    24-36
    12-18
    1-2
    Cucumbers
    Feb-Apr Aug-Sep
    Feb-Mar Sep
    50-65 (40-50)
    36-60
    12-24
    1-2
    Eggplant
    Feb-July
    Jan-Mar Aug-Sep
    90-110 (75-90)
    36-42
    24-36
    ½
    Endive/Escarole
    Feb-Mar Sep
    Jan-Feb Sep
    80-95
    18-24
    8-12
    ½
    Kale
    Sep-Feb
    Sep-Jan
    70-80 (55)
    24-30
    12-18
    ½ -1
    Kohlrabi
    Sep-Mar
    Oct-Mar
    70-80 (50-55)
    24-30
    3-5
    ½ -1
    Lettuce: Crisp, Butter-head, Leaf & Romaine
    Feb-Mar Sep-Oct
    Sep-Mar
    50-90
    12-24
    8-12
    ½
    Mustard
    Sep-May
    Sep-Mar
    40-60
    14-24
    1-6
    ½ -1
    Okra
    Mar-July
    Mar-Aug
    50-75
    24-40
    6-12
    1-2
    Onions, Bulbing
    Sep-Dec
    Sep-Dec
    120-160 (110-120)
    12-24
    4-6
    ½ -1
    Onions, Bunching (Green onions)
    Aug-Mar
    Aug-Mar
    50-75 (30-40)
    12-24
    1-2
    2-3
    Onions (Shallots)
    "
    "
    (30-40)
    18-24
    6-8
    ½ - ¾
    Peas, English
    Jan-Mar
    Sep-Mar
    50-70
    24-36
    2-3
    1-2
    Peas, southern
    Mar-Aug
    Mar-Sep
    60-90
    30-36
    2-3
    1-2
    Peppers
    Feb-Apr July-Aug
    Jan-Mar Aug-Sep
    80-100 (60-80)
    20-36
    12-24
    ½
    Potatoes
    Jan-Mar
    Jan-Feb
    85-110
    36-42
    8-12
    3-4
    Potatoes, sweet
    Mar-Jun
    Feb-Jun
    (120-140)
    48-54
    12-14
    ---
    Pumpkin
    Mar-Apr Aug
    Feb-Mar Aug
    90-120 (80-110)
    60-84
    36-60
    1-2
    Radish
    Sep-Mar
    Sep-Mar
    20-30
    12-18
    1-2
    ¾
    Spinach
    Oct-Nov
    Oct-Nov
    45-60
    14-18
    3-5
    ¾
    Squash, Summer
    Mar-Apr Aug-Sep
    Feb-Mar Aug-Sep
    40-55 (35-40)
    36-48
    24-36
    1-2
    Squash, Winter
    Mar Aug
    Feb-Mar Aug
    80-110 (70-90)
    60-90
    36-48
    1-2
    Strawberry
    Oct-Nov
    Oct-Nov
    (90-110)
    36-40
    10-14
    ---
    Tomatoes, Stake
    Feb-Apr Aug
    Jan-Mar Sep
    90-110 (75-90)
    36-48
    18-24
    ½
    Tomatoes, Ground
    90-110 (75-90)
    40-60
    36-40
    ½
    Tomatoes, Container
    90-110 (75-90)
    Turnips
    Jan-Apr Aug-Oct
    Jan-Mar Sep-Nov
    40-60
    12-20
    4-6
    ½ -1
    Watermelon, Large
    Mar-Apr July-Aug
    Jan-Mar Aug
    85-95 (80-90)
    84-108
    48-60
    1-2
    Watermelon, Small
    85-95 (80-90)
    48-60
    15-30
    "
    Watermelon, Seedless
    85-95 (80-90)
    48-60
    15-30
    "
    1 North: north of State Rd 40; Central: between State Rds 40 and 70; South: south of State Rd 70.
    2 Rotate crops to avoid soil pest problems; avoid planting vegetables belonging to the same family in successive seasons.
    3 Transplantability categories: I, easily survives transplanting; II, survives with care; III, use seeds or containerized transplants only.
    4 Days from seeding to harvest: Values in parentheses are days from transplanting to first harvest.

    Table 4. Suggested Varieties for Florida Gardens
    CROP
    RECOMMENDED VARIETIES1
    NOTES/REMARKS
    Beans, Bush Snap: Bush Blue Lake, Contender, Roma II, Provider, Cherokee Wax Shell: Horticultural, Pinto, Red Kidney, Black Bean, Navy Fertilize at 1/2 rate used for other vegetables. Seed inoculation not essential for most soils. Flowers self-pollinated. Use shell beans green or dry. Roma is a flat pod type. Cherokee is a yellow wax.
    Beans, pole McCaslan, Kentucky Wonder, Blue Lake Support vines. May be grown with corn for vine support.
    Beans, lima Fordhook 242, Henderson, Jackson Wonder, Dixie (Speckled) Butterpea, Early Thorogreen Provide trellis support for pole varieties. Control stinkbugs that injure seeds in pods. Fordhook is large-seeded; Henderson is "butterbean” type.
    Beets Tall Top, Early Wonder, Detroit Dark Red, Cylindra, Red Ace, Yellow Detroit Beets require ample moisture at seeding or poor germination results. Leaves are edible.
    Broccoli Early Green, Early Dividend, Green Sprouting/Calabrese, Waltham, Packman, De Cicco, Broccoli Raab (Rapini) Harvest small multiple side shoots that develop after main central head is cut. Broccoli Raab is not related to broccoli.
    Cabbage Rio Verde, Flat Dutch, Round Dutch, Wakefield types, Copenhagen Market, Savoy, Red Acre Buy clean plants to avoid cabbage black-rot, a common bacterial disease that causes yellow patches on leaf margins. Keep an eye out for looper caterpillars; use Bt for control.
    Cantaloupes and Honeydews Athena, Ambrosia, Galia (green flesh) Bees needed for pollination. Mulch to reduce fruit-rot and salmonella. Harvest when the fruit cleanly separates from the vine with light pressure.
    Carrots Imperator, Nantes, Danvers, Chantenay Grow carrots on a raised bed for best results. Sow seeds shallow and thin seedlings to recommended spacing.
    Cauliflower Snowball Strains, Snow Crown, Brocoverde Tie leaves around the head when it is 2-3 inches to prevent discoloration. Brocoverde is green-headed.
    Celery Utah Strains Celery requires very high soil moisture during seeding/seedling stage.
    Chinese Cabbage Michihili, Bok Choy, Napa, Baby Bok Choy, Pak-choi, Joi Choi Bok Choy is open-leaf type, while Michihili and Napa form tighter heads.
    Collards Georgia, Georgia Southern, Top Bunch, Vates Tolerates more heat than most other brassicas. Harvest lower leaves.
    Corn, sweet Silver Queen (white), How Sweet It Is (white), Sweet Ice (white), Sweet Riser (yellow), Early Sunglow (yellow) Separate super-sweets from standard varieties by time and distance to avoid cross-pollination. Sucker removal not beneficial. Plant in blocks of 2-3 rows.
    Cucumbers Slicers: Sweet Success, Poinsett, Ashley, MarketMore 76, Straight Eight, Space Master
    Picklers: Liberty Hybrid, Eureka, Boston Pickling
    Pickling types can also be used fresh. Liberty Hybrid and Sweet Success are burpless types. Many new hybrids are gynoecious (female flowering), which means more fruit set. Bees required for pollination
    Eggplant Black Beauty, Dusky, Long, Ichiban, Cloud Nine (white) May need staking. Harvest into summer. Requires warm weather.
    Endive/Escarole Endive: Green Curled Ruffec Escarole: Batavian Broadleaf Excellent ingredient in tossed salads. Escarole is a selection of endive also known as Batavian endive.
    Kale Vates Dwarf Blue Curled, Tuscan, Winterbor, Redbor There is also a collard variety named Vates.
    Kohlrabi Early White Vienna, Purple Vienna Both red and green varieties are easy to grow. Use fresh or cooked. Leaves are edible.
    Lettuce Crisphead: Great Lakes
    Butterhead: Ermosa, Bibb, TomThumb, Buttercrunch,
    Loose Leaf: Simpson types, Salad Bowl, Red Sails, New Red Fire
    Oak Leaf: Salad Bowl, Royal Oak Romaine: Parris Island Cos, Outredgeous
    Grow crisphead type in coolest months for firmer heads. Sow seeds very shallow as they need light for germination. Intercrop lettuce with long-season vegetables.
    Mustard Southern Giant Curled, Florida Broad Leaf, Tendergreen, Giant Red, Green Wave, Mizuna Consider planting in a wide-row system. Broadleaf types require more space. Cook as “greens.” Mizuna is a Japanese green used in salads. It is damaged by freezing temperatures.
    Okra Clemson Spineless, Emerald, Annie Oakley II, Cajun Delight Produces well in warm months. Highly susceptible to root-knot nematodes.
    Onions Bulbing: Granex (yellow)
    Bunching (Green): Evergreen Bunching, White Lisbon Bunching
    Leeks: American Flag
    Multipliers: Shallots
    Plant short-day bulbing varieties. Bulbing onions may be seeded in the fall, then transplanted in Jan-Feb. For bunching onions, insert sets upright for straight stems. Divide and reset multipliers.
    Peas, English or Snow Wando, Green Arrow, Sugar Snap, Oregon Sugarpod II Trellis. The pods of Sugar Snap and Oregon types are edible.
    Peas, Southern (aka Field Peas, Cow Peas, Crowder Peas, Cream Peas) California Blackeye No.5, Pinkeye Purple Hull, Texas Cream Good summer cover crop. Cowpea curculio – a tiny white grub that infests seeds in pod – is a common pest. ‘California No.5 Blackeye’ is resistant to root-knot nematodes.
    Peppers Bell: California Wonder, Red Knight, Big Bertha
    Other Sweet: Sweet Banana, Giant Marconi, Mariachi, Cubanelle Jalapeno: Early Jalapeno, Jalapeno M Specialty Hot: Cherry Bomb, Hungarian Hot Wax, Big Chile II, Numex, Ancho, Thai, Anaheim Chile, Long Cayenne, Habanero, Caribbean Red Habanero
    Mulching especially beneficial. Will often produce into summer. Most small-fruited varieties are hot. Pepper heat is measured in Scoville units. Habaneros average 259,000 Scovilles; Caribbean Reds are a little over 445,000 Scovilles. In comparison, Jalapenos rank 2,500-10,000 Scovilles, depending on the variety.
    Potato Red Pontiac, Yukon Gold, Gold Rush Plant 2-ounce seed pieces with eyes. Do not use “store bought” for seed. Remove tops two weeks before digging to “toughen skin.” Varieties planted by seeds produce less than from seed pieces.
    Potatoes, Sweet Centennial, Beauregard, Vardaman Sweet potato weevils are a serious problem. Start with certified-free transplants. Use vine cuttings to prolong season. 'Vardaman’ is a bush type for small gardens.
    Pumpkin Big Max, Connecticut Field, Prizewinner, Jack Be Little, Jack O Lantern Bees required for pollination. Foliage diseases and fruit-rot are common.
    Radish Cherry Belle, White Icicle, Sparkler, Champion, Daikon The winter type (Daikon) grows well in Florida, too. Inter-crop fast-growing radishes with slow-growing vegetables to save space.
    Spinach Melody, Bloomsdale Longstanding, Tyee, Space Grow only during the coolest months. New Zealand spinach and Malabar spinach, although not true spinach, grow well during warm months in Florida2.
    Squash Summer: Early Prolific Straightneck, Summer Crookneck, Early White Scallop
    Winter: Spaghetti, Table King, Table Queen & Table Ace (Acorn), Waltham, Early Butternut (Butternut)
    Zucchini: Cocozelle, Spineless Beauty, Black Beauty
    Calabaza
    Summer squash are usually bush type; winter squash have vining habit. Both male and female flowers on same plant. Bees required. Common fruit rot/drop caused by fungus and incomplete pollination. Crossing occurs but results not seen unless seeds are saved. Winter types store longest. Calabaza is a heat-resistant, disease-resistant, vining, hard-shelled squash, similar to a butternut or acorn in taste.
    Strawberry Chandler, Oso Grande, Sweet Charlie, Selva, Camarosa, Festival Plant short-day varieties. Grow as an annual crop starting with disease-free plants in the fall.
    Swiss Chard Bright Lights, Bright Yellow, Fordhook Giant, Lucullus, Red Ruby Can be grown nearly year-round in Florida. An excellent alternative green for warm weather.
    Tomatoes Large Fruit: Celebrity, Heat Wave II, Better Boy, Beefmaster, BHN444-Southern Star*, Amelia*, BHN 640*
    Small Fruit: Sweet 100, Juliet, Red Grape, Sun Gold, Sugar Snack, Sweet Baby Girl
    Heirloom: Green Zebra, Cherokee Purple, Eva Purple Ball, Brandywine, Mortgage Lifter, Delicious
    Staking, mulching beneficial. Flowers self-pollinated. Blossom drop due to too high or too low temperatures and/or excessive nitrogen fertilization. Serious problems include blossom-end rot, wilts, whitefly, and leafminers.
    *Resistant to TSWV (Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus)
    Turnips Roots: Purple Top White Globe
    Roots and Greens: Purple Top Greens: Seven Top, Shogoin
    Grow for roots and tops (greens). Broadcast seed in wide-row system or single file.
    Watermelon Large: Jubilee (aka FL Giant), Crimson Sweet, Charleston Grey 133
    Small: Sugar Baby, Mickeylee
    Vines require lots of space. Suggest small “ice-box” types. Plant fusarium wilt resistant varieties. Bees required for pollination. “Seedless” types must be interplanted with regular types to dependably bear fruit.
    1Other varieties may produce well also. Suggestions are based on availability, performance, and pest resistance.
    2Information on New Zealand and Malabar spinach and many other minor vegetables can be found at: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/topic_hs_minor_vegetables

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    Spring is upon us Last frost some time this month. time for that first weed and feed in the lawn and time to double dig and get ready to plant. seedlings might benefit from a grow light.
    there is no proof whatsoever that the first word of it is truthful. Not one "fact" is has been corroborated

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    I was always told tomatoes go in after the the last full moon in February.
    I found a preacher who spoke of the light but there was brimstone in his throat
    He'd show me the way according to him in return for my personal check
    I flipped my channel back to CNN and I lit another cigarette

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    Since the Moon takes about 29½ days to go through a cycle we'll just miss having tomatoes in 2018
    there is no proof whatsoever that the first word of it is truthful. Not one "fact" is has been corroborated

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    Great info for planting. I started my Bush Beans and so ready to plant in the garden.
    Going to get Lettuce again since I can grown that now.

    Looking forward to a better year of growing my veggies. THis past winter I had carrots and lettuce all winter long. YUMMY!!
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    How does lunar planting work?

    Isaac Newton established the laws of gravity, which proves the tides are affected by the gravitational pull of the moon. The pull of the moon is stronger than the sun because, even though the sun is larger, the moon is closer to the earth. The strongest effect is felt when the moon and sun pull from the opposite sides of the earth, at the full moon phase, although it also creates high tides when they are on the same side (at the new moon) as well.
    “The gravitation of the passing moon pulls the nearest body of water a little away from the solid mass of earth beneath it, and at the same time pulls the earth a little away from the water on the farthest side. In this manner the moon sets up two tidal bulges on opposite sides of the earth.” (Louise Riotte, 1)
    Ute York, in her book "Living by the Moon" says
    “The old-time gardeners say, "With the waxing of the moon, the earth exhales. " When the sap in the plants rise, the force first goes into the growth above ground. Thus, you should do all activities with plants that bear fruit above ground during a waxing moon. With the waning of the moon, the earth inhales. Then, the sap primarily goes down toward the roots. Thus, the waning moon is a good time for pruning, multiplying, fertilizing, watering, harvesting, and controlling parasites and weeds” (5)
    Plants sown in the correct combination of the best lunar phase and sign show increased vigor, due to having all the best influences. They are growing at an optimum rate and are not as prone to setbacks that would affect less healthy plants. Harvests are often quicker, larger and crops don't go to seed as fast.

    Plant flowers and vegetables that bear crops above ground during the light, or waxing, of the Moon:
    from the day the Moon is new to the day it is full.

    Plant flowering bulbs and vegetables that bear crops below ground during the dark, or waning, of the Moon:
    from the day after it is full to the day before it is new again.

    Old time farmers swear that this practice results in larger, tastier harvest. The editor of The Old Farmer's Almanac, Janice Stillman, explains in our Gardening by the Moon video.

    Gardening by the phases of the moon is a technique that can speed the germination of your seeds by working with the forces of nature.
    Plants respond to the same gravitational pull of tides that affect the oceans, which alternately stimulates root and leaf growth. Seeds sprout more quickly, plants grow vigorously and at an optimum rate, harvests are larger and they don't go to seed as fast.

    Lunar planting is influenced by two factors:

    The lunar phase controls the amount of moisture in the soil. This moisture is at its peak at the time of the new and the full moon. The sun and moon are lined up with earth. Just as the moon pulls the tides in the oceans, it also pulls upon the subtle bodies of water, causing moisture to rise in the earth, which encourages germination and growth. Tests have proven that seeds will absorb the most water at the time of the full moon.

    The astrological signs of the zodiac correspond with the elements of water, earth, fire, or air. Each plant has a preference for what elemental sign it is planted in. The best time for starting seeds of most annual plants is during the fertile water signs, but root crops like earth signs, and flowers especially like the air sign of Libra. The moon sign changes every few days.

    The Phases of the Moon

    The moon has four phases or quarters lasting about seven days each. The first two quarters are during the waxing or increasing light, between the new and the full moon. The third and fourth quarters are after the full moon when the light is waning, or decreasing.

    Gravitational pull influences moisture in soil

    Planting by the moon is an idea as old as agriculture, based both in folklore and superstition, but there are scientific ideas to back it up The Earth is in a large gravitational field, influenced by both the sun and moon. The tides are highest at the time of the new and the full moon, when sun and moon are lined up with earth. Just as the moon pulls the tides in the oceans, it also pulls upon the subtle bodies of water, causing moisture to rise in the earth, which encourages growth. The highest amount of moisture is in the soil at this time, and tests have proven that seeds will absorb the most water at the time of the full moon.

    At the new moon, the lunar gravity pulls water up, and causes the seeds to swell and burst. This factor, coupled with the increasing moonlight creates balanced root and leaf growth. This is the best time for planting above ground annual crops that produce their seeds outside the fruit. Examples are lettuce, spinach, celery, broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, and grain crops. Cucumbers like this phase also, even though they are an exception to that rule.

    In the second quarter the gravitational pull is less, but the moonlight is strong, creating strong leaf growth. It is generally a good time for planting, especially two days before the full moon. The types of crops that prefer the second quarter are annuals that produce above ground, but their seeds form inside the fruit, such as beans, melons, peas, peppers, squash, and tomatoes. Mow lawns in the first or second quarter to increase growth.

    After the full moon, as the moon wanes, the energy is drawing down. The gravitation pull is high, creating more moisture in the soil, but the moonlight is decreasing, putting energy into the roots. This is a favorable time for planting root crops, including beets, carrots, onions, potatoes, and peanuts. It is also good for perennials, biennials, bulbs and transplanting because of the active root growth. Pruning is best done in the third quarter, in the sign of Scorpio.

    In the fourth quarter there is decreased gravitational pull and moonlight, and it is considered a resting period. This is also the best time to cultivate, harvest, transplant and prune. Mow lawns in the third or fourth quarter to retard growth.



    The Moon moves through the signs of the Zodiac in the heavens every couple of days. Different signs are associated with an element of earth, air, fire or water. When the Moon is in a water sign it is the most fertile time for planting. Different types of plants have favorite signs too, such as leafy plants prefer the water signs.The fertile water signs are Cancer, Pisces, and Scorpio, and are best for planting above ground, leafy annuals.

    The Earth signs, Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn, are also very fertile and good for planting. The root is the part of the plant associated with earth signs, so it is especially good for planting root crops, or for transplanting to encourage root development.

    Air signs work well for some plants, but are generally barren and dry. Libra is an exception to that rule, and is semi-fertile and good for blooming flowers and herbs. Flowers are the part of the plant associated with air signs. Melons like Gemini, and onions respond well in Aquarius. When the Moon is in an air sign it is a good time to harvest and cultivate.

    The fire signs of Aries, Leo and Sagittarius are very barren and dry, but may be used for crops grown for their seed. Because it is barren, Leo is a good sign for weeding and cultivation, so seeds won't sprout. It is also good to harvest during a fire sign.

    Other garden chores have preferences for the sign also, such as pruning in Scorpio, weeding in Leo. Harvesting in the dry air and fire signs in the fourth quarter helps preserve fruit and vegetables for storage.
    In between signs the Moon is void of course, which is a good time to take a break and enjoy the fruits (and vegetables!) of your labors!

    Aries- A fire sign. Barren and dry. Harvest root and fruit for storage. Cultivate, destroy weeds and pests.
    Taurus- An earth sign. Productive and moist. Second best for planting and transplanting. Good for root crops and potatoes, especially when hardiness is important. Also a good sign for leafy vegetables such as lettuce, cabbage and spinach.
    Gemini- An air sign. Barren and dry. Harvest root and fruit for storage. Cultivate, destroy weeds and pests. Melon seeds respond well in this sign.
    Cancer- A water sign. Very fruitful and moist. The best sign for all planting and transplanting. Also good for grafting, and irrigation.
    Leo- A fire sign. Very barren and dry. Cultivate, harvest root and fruit for storage. An excellent time to destroy weeds and pests in the fourth quarter.
    Virgo- An earth sign. Barren and moist. Some flowers and vines are favored by it. Cultivate and destroy weeds and pests.
    Libra- An air signs. Semi-fruitful and moist. Best sign for planting beautiful and fragrant flowers, vines and herbs. Good for planting pulpy stems like kohlrabi, and root crops.
    Scorpio- A water sign. Very fruitful and moist. Best planting sign for sturdy plants and vines. Tomatoes like to be transplanted in Scorpio, and it is a good sign for corn and squash. Graft or prune in the third and fourth quarter to retard growth and promote better fruit. A good sign for irrigation and transplanting.
    Sagittarius- A fire sign. Barren and dry. Harvest roots and onions for storage, and plant onion sets and fruit trees. A good sign in which to cultivate the soil.
    Capricorn- An earth sign. Productive and dry. Good for planting potatoes and other root crops, and for encouraging strong hardy growth. Good for grafting, and pruning to promote healing, and applying organic fertilizer.
    Aquarius- An air sign. Barren and dry. Harvest root and fruit for storage. Cultivate, destroy weeds and pests. Good for planting onion sets.
    Pisces- A water sign. Very productive and moist. Second best sign for planting and transplanting. Especially good for root growth and irrigation.


    - See more at: http://www.almanac.com/gardening/pla....0nMI5wLE.dpuf
    there is no proof whatsoever that the first word of it is truthful. Not one "fact" is has been corroborated

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