September 2015

1st A poor time to plant.

2nd-3rd Good days for transplanting. Good days for planting root crops.

4th-5th Seeds planted now tend to rot in ground.

6th-7th Plant seedbeds and flower gardens. Good days for transplanting. Fine planting days for root crops.

8th-12th Clear ground, turn sod, or kill plant pests.

13th-15th Excellent for sowing grains, hay, and forage crops. Plant flowers.

16th-17th Start seedbeds. Excellent time for planting aboveground crops that can be planted now, including leafy vegetables which will do well.

18th-20th Clear fencerows, wood lots, and fields, but do no planting.

21st-22nd Any aboveground crops that can be planted now will do well. Good days for planting beets, carrots, salsify, Irish potatoes, and other root crops.

23rd-24th Poor planting days. Kill plant pests.

25th-26th Favorable days for planting aboveground crops, extra good for vine crops. Good days for planting root crops.

27th-28th Seeds planted now will grow poorly and yield very little.

29th-30th Favorable days for planting crops bearing yield aboveground. Good days for planting root crops.


Almanac data provided courtesy of the Farmers' Almanac.