The sowing and planting season is from June to August, and the reaping season from December to February.
I was sowing wild oats at that age and not thinking clearly.
The festivals at which the hanging of oscilla took place were: (1) The Sementivae Feriae, or sowing festivals, and the Paganalia, the country festivals of the tutelary deities of the pagi; both took place in January.
We enter on the practical part of the work; it deals with the ars oeconomica, and gives directions for building, gardening, sowing, reaping, rearing cattle and tending vineyards; it includes also a kind of agricultural almanac for each month in the year.
- Queen; Early White Naples: these two sorts also excellent for sowing in autumn for spring salading.