Garden

Age Old Moon Gardening Growing in Popularity

Publication: National Geographic News   Date: July 10, 2003   View Article

More gardeners today are turning to the moon for sage advice on the best time to plant, prune, weed, and harvest. The practice, known as moon or lunar gardening, is cultivating a cult following.

“Lunar gardening is the oldest form of gardening known to man,” said RJ Harris, the head gardener at a private estate near Cornwall, England, and author of a book on the subject.

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