Oops! Today's issue: Arbor Day, groundhogs, veggies for pots

Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, April 25, 2017


Joy for the sturdy trees;
Fanned by each fragrant breeze
–Samuel Francis Smith (1808–95)

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
115th day of the year

Jason Lee (actor) was born on this day in 1970.
Bea Arthur (actress) died on this day in 2009.

What the heck is a Garden Hod?
It was designed to harvest and wash vegetables and fruit easily, but it has hundreds of other uses, too!

Looking for simple container ideas?

Arbor Day on Friday

What Is Arbor Day? A Forest of Facts
Arbor Day 2017 falls on Friday, April 28. Dedicate a tree to someone who is special to you and check out these facts about Arbor Day and the man who founded it.
Do you care for a lawn?

The more you let nature do the work for you, the easier it will be to care for your lawn. See 10 tips on seeding, feeding, and caring for your lawn.
Plant a Tree!

How to Plant a Tree
Here are tips on how to plant a tree—from digging the hole to watering the tree properly once it’s planted.
Vintage Cast Iron Bird

Made using traditional sand-casting techniques! Display inside or outside.  
Grow Veggies in Pots

Container Gardening with Vegetables
Want to have more control over growing conditions and enjoy higher yields with a lot less work? Garden in containers. Container gardening is an easy way to grow vegetables, especially when you lack yard space!
Solar Flower Stakes

Hand-painted glass petals provide a splash of fun color to your garden. Once the Sun goes down, they truly shine. Automatically turns on at dusk and off in the daylight.
Groundhogs in the Garden

Woodchucks or Groundhogs
Here are tips for identifying and getting rid of groundhogs (also known as woodchucks).
Bug Out! Spray Herbal Guard Scent

Unique, DEET-free, and incredibly effective blend utilizes Mother Nature’s best defenses—100% pure plant essences—to deter biting insects in a way that’s safe for you and the environment.
Most Popular Spring Recipes

Spring Recipes: Make the Most of Food in Season!
Delight in the taste of spring! Here are seasonal recipes using asparagus, rhubarb, fresh peas, strawberries, scallions, spinach, fiddleheads, and more!
Wooden Chickadee Thermometers

SAVE $7 (over 20% off) while supplies last! Made in the USA from a single slab of wood with a metal songbird topper.