A selection of articles related to planting.
Original articles from our library related to the Planting. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Planting.
- Starting an Herbal Garden
- When planning an herbal garden it is important to decide what herbs you want to grow. Then decide where you're going to plant them. Will it be indoors or outdoors? Is there enough sunlight? Is the soil loose with good drainage or very firm and rocky? And so...
Earth Mysteries >> Herbalism
- Mugwort: Artemisa Vulgaris Other Names: Muggins, Muggert Kail, Fat Hen, Sailor's Tobacco, Motherwort, Smotherwood, Gallwood, Docko, Felon Herb, St. John's Herb Planet: Venus Element: Earth Gender: Feminine Deities: Artemis and Diana Magickal Properties:...
Remedies >> Remedies M
- Persephone had no real title or position in the world of Olympian gods and goddesses.
Deities & Heros >> Greek
- Imbolg Sabbat Ritual
- A festival of lights to herald the coming of spring. A popular Imbolc activity is to prepare seed for spring planting. Lay out the altar with your regular altar tools and add these extras: a bowl of earth with a seed of some sort, as many white tapers on the...
Holidays >> Imbolg
- Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 2
- WORKING TO LIVE RATHER THAN LIVING TO WORK Before the dawn of recorded history, a major period of transition occurred. Nomadic hunter-gatherer clans transformed themselves into larger communities who farmed the land. This they did by planting their own...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
- What are the names for the thirteen moons of the year?
- There are thirteen Lunar months in the year, the Full Moon is near the mid point of the Lunar Month. The Lunar Moons listed here may not always occur as given because the first New Moon of a new Lunar Year may not coincide with the first day of the first...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
- Harding, Deborah
- Deborah Harding began gardening alongside her parents when she was just able to walk. She lives in Ohio with her husband and two daughters. She writes articles on herbal concerns for magazines and web-zines, and gives lectures and workshops on growing herbs...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Planting is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Planting books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- Usual Planting and Harvesting Dates for U.S. Field Crops
- The “usual planting dates” are the times when crops are usually planted in the as tobacco, the planting period refers to the time of setting plants in the field.
- The Science of Planting Trees
- Planting steps for container-grown and field-grown, B&B trees, page 2. Step 1. Step 2.
Suggested News Resources
- Guam Agenda: Contracts for Playground Equipment, Fitness Center Furniture
- 29 from contractors interested in providing the Navy with tree planting conservation services to prevent soil erosion and promote wild fire resistance on Naval Base, Guam.
- Gift of Green completes planting in a single day
- Instead, we finished planting in five hours. Approximately seventy-six volunteers of all ages planted 7000 white spruce seedlings in five hours,” said Kelsie.
- Project 52 Plans Tree Planting For Holly Caudle
- A potluck following the tree planting is planned for those wishing to attend. Ashley Probst nominated Holly to Project 52 and had this to say why she did so.
- Rain Garden Planting Set for Sept. 24
- With work on the rain garden and bioretention basin nearly complete, the city is looking for volunteers to help with planting. By Tamara Duncan In early construction, gravel was laid in the basin.
- Lions create record in planting saplings
- The Lions Club International (LCI) has claimed that it has created a record by planting 35 lakh saplings in South India on August 25, a feat that will shortly be included in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Suggested Web Resources
- Gardening Advice: Planting with Care
- No amount of watering or fertilizer will compensate for improper planting.
- Sowing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- In planting, wider rows (generally 75 cm (30 in) or more) are used, and the intent is to have Difference between sowing and planting must not be forgotten.
- Planting the Vegetable Garden - University of Minnesota Extension
- Presents a guide to garden site selection, working the soil, soil amendments, how to plant seeds and transplants, and how to care for young plantings.
- Tree Planting
- Tree Planting - Learn how to properly plant a tree to ensure its survival.
- Companion Planting
- By using companion planting, many gardeners find that they can discourage harmful pests without losing the beneficial allies.