Weather PLUS PLANTING DATES

 

You asked. We listened.

Gardeners missed seeing the GARDEN PLANTING DATES and MOON PHASES in each issue. So we’re including those details here, along with what kind of weather to expect in OCTOBER.

Highs and Lows
avg temp 60°
avg high temp 69°
avg low temp 48°

Clear or Cloudy
avg nbr of clear days 13
avg nbr of cloudy days 11

Rain and Snow
avg snowfall 0″
avg rainfall 3.0″
avg nbr of rainy days 8

Source: WeatherReports.com

 

Planting Dates

Plant Above Ground Crops:
3, 4, 19-22, 25-27, 30, 31

Plant Root Crops:
7, 8, 11

Control Plant Pests:
14-17

Transplant:
3, 4, 30, 31

Plant Annual Flowers:
3, 4, 19-22, 25-27

Plant Biennials and Perennials:
7, 8, 11

Plant Berries, Trees, Shrubs and Vines:
6, 7, 10, 11

Source: Harris’ Farmer’s Almanac

Moon Phases

Full Moon:  5th
Last Quarter:  12th
New Moon:  19th
First Quarter:  27th

 

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