Winter 2016 Gardener's Almanac

Mark your calendars; here are the dates that gardeners and naturalists alike won’t want to miss for winter 2016/2017.


| Winter 2016-2017


December 2016

December 13. The Geminid meteor shower reaches its zenith tonight and corresponds with December’s “Cold Moon.”

December 21. The winter solstice marks the onset of winter.

December 24. Hanukkah begins.

December 25. Christmas.

December 31. Cheer the fates — it’s New Year’s Eve!

Gardening by the moon. Plant aboveground crops on December 6 and 7 and harvest them on December 10 and 11. Plant below-ground crops on December 23, 24, and 25 and harvest them December 19 and 20.





mother earth news fair 2018 schedule

MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR

Next: April 28-29, 2018
Asheville, NC

Sit in on dozens of practical workshops from the leading authorities on natural health, organic gardening, real food and more!

LEARN MORE


Subscribe today

Heirloom GardenerCultivate your love of historic plant varieties and traditional recipes with a subscription to Heirloom Gardener magazine today!

Don’t miss a single issue of Heirloom Gardener. Published by the editors of MOTHER EARTH NEWS, Heirloom Gardener provides decades of organic gardening experience from the most trusted voices in the field. Subscribe today and save as much as 52% off the newsstand price! Get one year (4 issues) for only $19!




Facebook Pinterest Instagram YouTube


Copyright 2018, All Rights Reserved
Ogden Publications, Inc., 1503 SW 42nd St., Topeka, Kansas 66609-1265