10 Gardening Secrets That Experts Never Tell You

Posted on Apr 25 2017 - 7:29am by miriam

This method is dated back to the ancient days where the moon was closely observed to determine the best times to reap or sow. As you may already know, the moon influences the tides, reflects sunlight to earth and moves the earth’s core. Therefore, planting and harvesting is decided upon by moon cycles.

Secret #10 Pay Attention to the Moon

Farmers with experience in moon monitoring know that the soil is moist and exceptional for transplanting seedlings during a New Moon. They also know that roots are strengthened during full moon since this is the time where water is pulled upwards into the roots at the ideal rate for healthy plants.