To obtain a rich harvest of tasty high quality bow, you must follow generally accepted rules of landing and to follow the lunar calendar. Since ancient times, and nowadays people working with the land, oriented to the phases of the heavenly bodies, which affects the growth of plants. Planting calendar of auspicious and inauspicious days will differ from year to year because it depends on the motion of the moon. Therefore, before performing the sowing of onion in 2021, we should check with actual lunar calendar and use the most favorable periods for this culture.
The planting periods
Onions can be grown for more greens or turnips. You can use seeds or small bulbs-Seva. Seeds can be planted directly in the ground or sow in pots for seedlings. Garden work with this culture to start, when established warm weather, and reduced risk of night frosts. Onions – a plant are weak. Even the seeds are not afraid of cold night temperatures (up to+1…+5 ° C), and seedlings can survive light frosts (-1…-3C). However, prolonged cold weather can destroy the entire crop.
In the Central part of USA onions can be planted in the ground in mid – April- early may. This is the most optimal period. Start to grow seedlings from seeds in pots at home or in the greenhouse for future transplanting plants in the ground you in mid-February.
Note. Note that after seeding onions should be transplanted into the ground after 50-60 days.
If the main purpose is the cultivation of green onions, then it can be done at home all year round. Of Mature onion sets or onion feathers to be much faster than from seed. However, in the second case the stems will be more soft and tender. To obtain the proper bulbs for one season, use onion sets. It can be purchased in the store or market, or grow your own. Small onions are planted in warm soil in April, and in September get the large Mature follicles.
For early harvest using the bow-ovseiko (sets of diameter less than 1 cm) frost-resistant varieties. Plant it before winter. He tolerates cold, and spring is gaining enough strength to withstand pests such as onion fly. In the end, dig up ripe fruits in mid-summer season.
To achieve good results in the cultivation of onions, regardless of the month, you must follow the lunar calendar, choosing an auspicious day. You need to decide what you want in the end result: a lush onion feathers or dense large turnip.
Features of the lunar calendar
Nature, in its essence, is wise and perfect. Each action corresponds to a particular natural cycle, and happens when it should. The use of the forces of nature helps a person throughout. Especially, when carrying out horticultural and garden works.
Our ancestors constantly focused on natural phenomena and used them to their advantage. Over time the world has changed and many of the interpretations people will today become incapacitated. However, following the lunar calendar is true to this day. When properly applied to a certain type of crop it is possible to obtain a better yield of quality fruit.
Full moon and new moon
In accordance with the lunar calendar, there are only a few days, when any garden work is contraindicated. These include:
- the day of new moon;
- the full moon day;
- the days before and after new and full moon.
That is, there are only about 6-8 days a month. During this period in nature is a kind of "reset", which is not favorable for manipulation of any crop.
The table below shows when to plant, transplant or dig the onions in 2021 should not:
|A month||The full moon period||The period of new moon|
|January||9, 10, 11||24, 25, 26|
|February||8, 9, 10||22, 23, 24|
|March||8, 9, 10||23, 24, 25|
|April||7, 8, 9||22, 23, 24|
|May||6, 7, 8||21, 22, 23|
|June||4, 5, 6||20, 21, 22|
|July||4, 5, 6||19, 20, 21|
|August||2, 3, 4||18, 19, 20|
|September||1, 2, 3||16, 17, 18|
|October||1, 2, 3, 30, 31||15, 16, 17|
|November||1, 29, 30||14, 15, 16|
|December||1, 29, 30, 31||13, 14, 15|
The constellations of the zodiac
The influence of the moon depending on the passage of the zodiacal constellations has an impact on the ground or underground part of plants. For example, the Moon in the signs Gemini, Libra and Aquarius has a beneficial effect on the flowers and buds.
To obtain high-quality onion feathers you should choose the period when the Moon is in the constellations of Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces. Then the light contributes to the growth of the ground part of the plants, namely leaves.
Note. The moon in Aries, Leo and Sagittarius also has a positive effect on the wage of the plants, but increasingly affects fruits.
In 2021 it is possible to obtain a rich harvest of green onions, if you perform gardening work on the following days:
|A month||Auspicious days|
|January||1, 18, 19, 27, 28, 29|
|February||6, 7, 14, 15 ,25|
|March||4, 5, 6, 13, 14, 22|
|April||1, 2, 10, 18, 19, 28, 29|
|May||15, 16, 17, 25, 26|
|June||3, 12, 13, 23, 30|
|July||1, 2, 9, 10, 27, 28|
|August||5, 6, 7, 15, 16, 24, 25|
|September||11, 12, 13, 20, 21, 29, 30|
|October||9, 10, 18, 26, 27|
|November||5, 6, 22, 23, 24|
|December||2, 3, 4, 11, 12, 20, 21|
Of Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn contribute to good growth of underground plant parts. The moon in this period to give all his strength to fruits that grow under the ground. Therefore, in order to obtain dense high quality bulb should sow or plant the crop in such auspicious days: