Perseids tonight! lefty day, fall gardens

This is an archived issue of our Almanac.com Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Friday, August 11, 2017

Sing a song of Summer,
The world is nearly still,
The mill-pond has gone to sleep,
And so has the mill
.
Shall we go a-sailing?
Or shall we take a ride,
Or dream the afternoon away
Here, side by side?

–Cosmo Monkhouse (1840–1901)

 

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Here’s a handy fall garden guide to help you decide what to plant in the fall garden and when to plant your fall crops! The succession gardening chart below shows the last fall planting dates, based on the first expected frost dates in the fall.
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