Companion planting with herbs, Blue Moon in May, cleaning tips to reduce allergies

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

Daily Newsletter for Monday, May 13, 2019

apple blossom

May come up with fiddle-bows,
May come up with blossom,
May come up the same again,
The same again but different
.
–Louis MacNeice (1907–63)

 

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Companion Planting With Herbs
Companion Planting With Herbs
Learn about companion planting with herbs! Here are our favorite culinary herbs for the garden—and the kitchen. Find out which herbs and vegetables grow well together, which herbs to plant together, and which herbs go with which foods. Plus, see how to make a culinary herb wreath!
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3 Flowering Trees and Shrubs for Your Garden
3 Flowering Trees and Shrubs for Your Garden
If you are searching for the right flowering tree or shrub to add pizzazz to your landscape, check out these three groups of plants—magnolia, dogwood, and viburnum—and you will not be disappointed.
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Vern Ader's Weed Spinner

Finally, it’s fun and easy to weed!  The Weed Spinner is an innovative drill-driven weed removal bit that spins out weeds and their roots in one whirling motion.The action is fast and the result is very satisfying! What’s more, there’s no kneeling, bending, or getting your hands dirty. Weeds don’t stand a chance!

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Blue Moon in 2020: When Is the Next Blue Moon?
Blue Moon in 2020: When Is the Next Blue Moon?
The Hunter’s Blue Moon will occur on October 31, 2020—Halloween night! What is a Blue Moon, exactly? To prepare you for the Blue Moon on Halloween night this year, we’ve got all the details.
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Glass Sun Catchers

Lots of colors and designs to choose from!

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Herb-Stuffed Pasta
Herb-Stuffed Pasta

Two cheeses and several herbs make this a richly flavored dish.

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Moon Shiners Sun-Powered Mason Jar Lids

$4.00 OFF, BESTSELLER Light up your walkway, driveway, or patio. Display your favorite treasures with illumination.

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Cleaning Tips to Reduce Allergens
Cleaning Tips to Reduce Allergens
While it’s a challenge to truly allergy-proof your home, there are certainly practical cleaning tips to reduce allergies if you address allergen traps. Here’s helpful advice.
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The Old Farmer's Almanac Bottle Opener

Features a cast iron opener with a weathered patina!

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