Cilantro and Coriander, Hurricane season, German pancakes

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, June 6, 2018

oxen in field

The earliest breath of June
Blows the white tassels from the cherry boughs,
And in the deepest shadow of noon
The mild-eyed oxen browse
–Elizabeth Akers Allen (1832–1911)

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
157th day of the year

Paul Giamatti (actor) was born on this day in 1967.
Esther Williams (swimmer & actress) died on this day in 2013.

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Hurricane Season Begins!

2018 Hurricane Season Summary and Facts
The official 2018 Hurricane season ended on November 30. How did it go? Here’s the summary of what happened versus the forecast—plus common questions and answers about Earth’s most violent storms.


Want nutrient dense-food, and bright, vivid flowers, with increased yield?

Neptune’s Harvest Organic Fertilizer is made from everything that is left over after filleting the fish, in Gloucester, MA. It contains all the nutrients plants and soil need in nature’s perfect balance and has no unpleasant odor. Shows amazing results on everything you grow!
Coriander and Cilantro

Coriander and Cilantro
Coriander/cilantro is a fast-growing, aromatic, annual herb that grows best in the cooler weather of spring and fall. Here’s how to grow coriander and cilantro in your garden.
The Old Farmer’s Almanac Gardening Notebook

A gardener’s most useful tool is knowledge from past seasons. Don’t rely on sticky notes or memory! You’ll love our beautiful Gardening Notebook with its waterproof cover—easy to bring to the garden. Keep records so you know when pests arrive and when to put preventative controls in place to avoid damage. Also, track what blossoms when, first and last frost dates, what was planted where, what worked, favorite varieties, what you want to move, and other notes. 
Growing Peppers

Bell Peppers
Peppers are a tender, warm-season crop. Here’s how to grow peppers in your garden! 
Red Mercury Lantern

Also available in BLUE and CHAMPAGNE!
June, the Month of Marriage

The June Bride | June Wedding Ideas
“For they say when you marry in June, you’re a bride all your life.”  Historically, June was the month of marriage. We’ll explain why—plus, share some June wedding ideas!
Wild Berry Blossom Umbrella

Stand out in the rain!
German Pancake Recipe

German Pancake

Treat yourself to some delightful German Pancakes for breakfast, lunch, or brunch.

Dragonfly Sundial

Made out of cast iron and measures 10 inches across!