Midsummer is a hot season for gardeners and gardeners. In the beds, trees and shrubs, the harvest is ripening in full. To preserve it, plants need good care and protection from diseases and pests. What events and in what period of time it is better to carry out, the lunar sowing calendar of the gardener for July 2019 will tell.
Moon phases in july
As you know, the lunar cycle takes 28 days. During this time, the natural satellite makes one complete revolution around the Earth, passing through all the zodiacal constellations during this time. The lunar cycle begins with a new moon, at which time the satellite's disk is completely in shadow. Gradually, its illumination increases, this phase is called the waxing moon. Finally, when the lunar disk is fully illuminated, the full moon phase begins. From this moment, the moon begins to wane until the moon's illumination again becomes minimal.
In July 2019, the phases of the moon are distributed as follows:
Favorable and unfavorable days in July 2019
There are few days unfavorable for the lunar calendar for the production of any work in the garden in July 2019. These are July 1, 2, 3 and 17, the period of the new moon and the day of the full moon. All other dates, to varying degrees, are considered relatively favorable or neutral according to the lunar calendar for various gardening jobs.
Traditionally, the best time to work with the aboveground part of the plants is the waxing moon period. At this time, they carry out activities related to the processing of the crown of fruit trees and shrubs, and also work with crops whose harvest ripens above the ground: cucumbers, zucchini, tomatoes, etc.
On the waning moon, the power of plants is concentrated in their underground part, therefore at such a time they work with root crops and everything that ripens underground.
List of days in July suitable for gardening and gardening
The table below shows the days of July 2019 that are most suitable for the lunar sowing calendar for performing certain garden work:
Name of works
Plowing, loosening, soil cultivation, arrangement of beds
11-12, 15-16, 23-25
Weed harvesting, thinning of plantings of root crops
Planting in the ground, transplanting, picking seedlings
8-10, 12-14, 22-24
Top dressing with organic matter, application of mineral fertilizers
8-10, 13-15, 23-26
Collecting seeds for storage
Treatment of crops and plantations from pests and diseases
10-13, 15, 20-24
Lunar landing calendar for july 2019
July is the top of summer. At this time, planting work is usually not performed. However, some horticultural crops can be planted at this time.
The most suitable period for planting according to the lunar sowing calendar for July 2019 are the following dates:
Recommended for planting
6, 7, 12, 15, 20-22, 25-26
Fresh herbs. These are salad, parsley, dill, cumin, etc.
6, 7, 20-22, 25-26
These days are favorable for planting early ripening root crops: radish, daikon, black and green radish, as well as carrots.
6, 20-22, 25-26
You can plant onions on greens
8-10, 15-16, 20-22, 25-26, 30-31
The right time to plant potatoes
These days are good for planting tomatoes.
Gardener lunar calendar for July 2019
The gardener's lunar calendar for July 2019 is shown in the table below:
Days of the month
The zodiac constellation in which the moon is located, its fertility
Recommended work in the garden.
1, 2, 3
Cancer is a fertile constellation
Work in the garden is not carried out
Leo is an infertile sign
You can dig up and loosen the beds. Perishable vegetables are recommended for planting. Crop collected on these dates can be stored and frozen. Home canning and winemaking will be successful.
Virgo is a sign of weak fertility
The period is favorable for watering and root dressing. You can do the pinching of tomatoes, the formation of lashes of climbing plants. Good time to harvest early potatoes and garlic.
Libra is a pretty fertile sign
A good time for sowing mustard as a siderat, greens in pots for winter forcing, asparagus, spinach. You can plant potatoes for the second harvest, apply mineral fertilizers, and produce limited watering.
Scorpio is a very fertile constellation
A good time to work with the beds, you can loosen, huddle, apply top dressing. Sowing greens in pots for winter use will be successful; in open ridges, you can plant seedlings of Peking cabbage and cauliflower. An excellent time for the preparation of medicinal plants for future use, for the preparation of tinctures.
Capricorn is a fertile sign
It is recommended to weed the beds and thin out the plantings, plant cucumbers for seeds, and plant perennial onions. The seeds collected during this period will have good preservation and high germination capacity. You can harvest early potatoes, treat crops from pests. Favorable time for home canning.
Capricorn - a constellation of average fertility
The lunar calendar advises at this time to plant cucumbers in a greenhouse, onions on a feather, to re-sow greens, potatoes for a second harvest. Root and foliar mineral dressings will have a good effect. Favorable time for processing berries and preserving them.
Work in the garden should not be carried out, the plants should remain dormant.
Aquarius is a barren sign
It is possible to carry out all types of work with the soil: weeding, loosening, hilling. Favorable time for harvesting onions.
20, 21, 22
Pisces is a pretty fertile constellation
A suitable period for planting seedlings of cucumbers and tomatoes in greenhouses, Beijing and cauliflower. You can also plant greens and potatoes, as well as fertilize with organic fertilizers.
Aries is an infertile sign
You can engage in hilling, loosening the soil, weeding, removing excess seedlings. Pest control will give a good result.
Taurus is a fertile constellation
A good time for planting root crops, green seeds for growing on the windowsill. You can engage in the introduction of organic fertilizers, composting plant residues. A good result will bring home canning, harvesting medicinal roots.
27, 28, 29
Gemini is a neutral sign
The right time for weeding, loosening and hilling. You can harvest onions, garlic, early potatoes, as well as treat crops from pests and diseases.
Cancer is the most fertile sign
Successful sowing of root crops that are not intended for long-term storage. A good result will be given by watering and feeding with organic matter. According to the lunar calendar, this is a very favorable time for winemaking, squeezing juices, and wetting apples.
Gardener's lunar calendar for july 2019
The gardener's lunar calendar for July 2019 is presented below in the form of a table:
Days of the month
Recommended garden work
It is not recommended to do in the garden at this time
1, 2, 3
Garden work is not carried out.
You can work with the mustache of garden strawberries: cut, rooting. It's a good idea to harvest fruit trees during this period. The right time for sanitary pruning.
You should not work with seedlings: cut, water, transplant, apply top dressing.
You can try to shorten the annual growth of fruit trees. And you can also continue working with garden strawberries.
During this period, the lunar calendar does not recommend soaking the seeds.
8, 9, 10
You can dig up and form beds for strawberries, cut off unnecessary mustaches. You can plant seedlings of fruit trees and shrubs from containers in open ground, root cuttings.
It is undesirable to treat the garden with pesticides or other pesticides.
The right time to mow your lawn.
Pruning and transplanting trees and shrubs is contraindicated.
It is recommended to take up work to remove excess root growth, you can deal with the treatment of the garden from pests and diseases.
It is strongly not recommended to prune, watering trees and shrubs will not bring the desired result.
You can cut out the ripening shoots of raspberries, work with a strawberry mustache.
Perform any work in the root zone of trees and shrubs, since the roots are very vulnerable during this period.
You should refrain from any work in the garden.
It is recommended to sow lawn grass, mow weeds. Interfering root growth can be removed.
It is advisable to refuse any landings and transfers. Watering and feeding will not give a positive result.
20, 21, 22
You can deal with harvesting fruits and berries for drying or freezing. This is a good time to plant seedlings from containers.
According to the lunar calendar, any pruning is contraindicated at this time. Treatment for diseases will not give the desired result.
You can do sanitary pruning, as well as remove excess growth.
It is not worth pruning, they will not have the desired effect of watering and feeding.
You can trim ornamental shrubs, shape the crown. Spraying the garden from insect pests will give a good result.
At this time, it is necessary to stop all work in the root zone of fruit trees and shrubs.
27, 28, 29
You can engage in pinching the shoots of the current year, cutting root shoots. You can mow lawn grass.
In accordance with the lunar calendar, at this time it is undesirable to feed the shrubs, as well as to do abundant watering.
You can plant a strawberry mustache in a permanent place. A good result will be given by feeding with liquid organic matter. You can prepare planting holes for seedlings that will be planted in the fall.
It is not recommended to treat the garden with pesticides.
Days favorable for rest
There are not so many days that are well suited for relaxation in the lunar calendar of the gardener and gardener for July 2019. It is definitely worth resting on the days of the new moon and full moon, these are July 1, 2, 3 and 17.
A small video about the lunar calendar of the gardener and gardener for July 2019:
The gardener's lunar sowing calendar for July 2019 will help the gardener or gardener choose the right time for this or that event for caring for a backyard plot. However, you should not rely on the lunar calendar as the ultimate truth. It is just an addition to the array of information that a real agronomist should know in order to get excellent harvests from year to year.