Planting Calendar

2023 Planting Calendar

August 2023

11th – 13th

Plant seedbeds and flower gardens. Good days for transplanting. Most favorable days for planting beets, onions, turnips, and other root crops.

14th – 18th

Best for killing weeds, briars, poison ivy, and other plant pests. Clear wood lots and fencerows. First two days are good harvest days.

19th – 20th

Excellent for sowing grains, winter wheat, oats, and rye. Plant flowers. Good days for planting aboveground crops.

21st – 23rd

Plant seedbeds. Plant peas, beans, tomatoes, peppers, and other aboveground crops in southern Florida, California, and Texas. Extra good for leafy vegetables.

24th – 25th

Cut winter wood, do clearing and plowing, but no planting.

26th – 27th

A good time to plant aboveground crops.

28th – 29th

Barren days, fine for killing plant pests.

30th – 31st

Excellent for any vine crops such as beans, peas, and cucumbers. Good days for transplanting. Favorable days for planting root crops.

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