1st - 2nd
Good planting day for root crops where climate permits.
3rd - 4th
Barren days. Fine for clearing, plowing, fertilizing, and killing plant pests.
5th - 7th
Extra good for cucumbers, peas, cantaloupes, and other vine crops. Set strawberry plants. Plant peppers, sweet corn, tomatoes, and other above ground crops in southern Florida, California, and Texas.
8th - 9th
Seeds planted now will grow poorly and yield little.
10th - 12th
Fine for planting beans, peppers, cucumbers, melons, and other above ground crops where climate is suitable.
13th - 14th
Any seed planted now will tend to rot.
15th - 16th
Plant seedbeds and flower gardens. Fine for planting beans, tomatoes, corn, cotton, cucumbers, peppers, melons, and other above ground crops where climate allows.
17th - 20th
Clear ground, turn sod, kill plant pests.
21st - 22nd
Fine for sowing grains, hay, and forage crops. Plant flowers. Favorable days for planting root crops.
23rd - 24th
Start seedbeds. Good days for transplanting. Plant carrots, turnips, onions, beets, Irish potatoes, and other root crops in the South. Lettuce and other leafy vegetables will do well.
25th - 27th
Poor planting days.
Any root crops that can be planted now will do well.
Almanac data provided courtesy of the Farmers' Almanac.