Identify your weed, July sky map, best fried chicken
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Daily Newsletter for Sunday, July 1, 2018
O Canada! Our home and native land!
True patriot love in all of us command.
With glowing hearts we see thee rise,
The True North, strong and free!
–from “O Canada," orig. by Robert Stanley Weir (1856–1926)
Carl Lewis (athlete) was born on this day in 1961. Mollie Sugden (actress) died on this day in 2009.
Identify Your Weed!
Common Garden Weeds
No one likes to talk about weeds, but if you’re growing vegetables, fruit, herbs, or flowers, it’s important to identify and control the unwanted plants. Here are 13 of the most common weeds found in gardens and lawns—with weed identification pictures and tips on how to manage their growth.