Gladiolus, relieving anxiety, how to prune

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Daily Newsletter for Thursday, April 12, 2018

april weather

Gladness is born of the April weather,
And the heart is as light as a wind-tossed feather.
Who could be sad on a day like this?
The care that vexed us no longer is
.
–Eben Eugene Rexford (1848–1916)

 
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Gladiolus
Growing Gladiolus

Gladiolus
Gladiolus is a classic perennial known for its tall flower spikes and large, colorful blooms. A great cutting flower, gladioli look spectacular in summer bouquets. Here’s how to grow gladioli in your garden.

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Angel Wind Chime

This nicely detailed chime is made from thick, rust-proof aluminum to last! Save $10. No promo code needed.

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Angel Wind Chime
 
When to Prune Trees and Shrubs
How and When to Prune

When to Prune Trees and Shrubs
When trees and shrubs become overgrown, it’s time to break out the pruning shears. With this guide, learn when to prune trees and shrubs to get the most out of your plants, and why pruning is such an important part of garden maintenance.

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Bright and Bold Umbrellas

These sturdy umbrellas come in several nature-inspired designs.

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$39.97
Bright and Bold Umbrellas
 
Glazed Lemon Cream Scones
Lemon Cream Scones

Glazed Lemon Cream Scones

Shockingly simple to make, these sublime Glazed Lemon Cream Scones taste delicious alongside coffee or tea.

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Dragonfly Wind Chime

These dragonflies dart and swoop under an aged brass bell!

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$37.95
Dragonfly Wind Chime
 
Natural Remedies for Anxiety and Stress
Relieving Anxiety

Natural Remedies for Anxiety and Stress
Herbs and natural remedies can help calm anxiety and stress. Here’s a list of ways to relieve anxiety naturally.

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Bee Rain Gauge

A metal bee accent adorns the hand-painted stake. Features a durable acrylic rain gauge for easy viewing.

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Bee Rain Gauge