What each flower symbolizes, zucchini pizza, overwintering rosemary

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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, September 25, 2019

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And now the autumn season waits,
In mellowing forms of fruitage.

–Stephen Henry Thayer (1839–1919)

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
268th day of the year


Will Smith (actor) was born on this day in 1968.
Andy Williams (singer) died on this day in 2012.


 
The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac
 
What Each Flower Symbolizes

Flower Meanings: The Language of Flowers
Before you select a bouquet, check out the flower meanings from The Old Farmer’s Almanac!  While most of us know that red roses symbolize love, did you realize that most plants, herbs, and flowers have centuries-old symbolic meanings? Some flowers mean friendship; others symbolize love; yet others represent loss. Here’s our full list of flower meanings.
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3 Dangerous Foods People Feed Their Dogs (Without Realizing It)

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Overwintering Rosemary

Overwintering Rosemary: Growing Rosemary Indoors
Find out how to overwinter rosemary and grow rosemary indoors to keep this wonderful herb growing all year.
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Bold Kitchen Aprons

There’s always something cooking at The Old Farmer’s Almanac. When it gets messy, we grab for one of these easy-care cotton aprons.
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Saving Annual Seeds

Saving Vegetable and Flower Seeds for Replanting
Saving seeds from your favorite plants and swapping them with friends is one of the best ways to share your love of gardening. Why save seeds?  It can be economical, since a single flower can generate dozens or even hundreds of seeds. And it lets you keep your favorite flowers or crops growing next year!
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Farmers' Market Cotton Tote Bag

This sturdy cotton canvas bag features The Old Farmer’s Almanac 1792 logo on one side and the message “Support Your Local Farmers” on the other. Made in the USA. Buy 2 or more and save $3 each automatically! No promo code needed.
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Quirky Weather Folklore

Predicting Weather with a Pig Spleen
Here’s a quirky one. Have you ever heard of a pig spleen being able to predict the weather? You can call it folklore—but what do you call it when it works?
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Local Farmers' Market Tote

Save 30% while supplies last! Features long and short handles for convenience. Plus, a two-sided design and small interior pocket.
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Zucchini Pizza Crust

Zucchini Pizza

When you’re faced with a glut of zucchini, turn to this healthy and delicious recipe that uses squash instead of dough for a crust.

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Live Like Someone Left The Gate Open

Colorful socks with terrifc advice! Makes a great gift!  
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