Wisteria, our favorite annuals with pictures, emergency home kit

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Daily Newsletter for Monday, March 30, 2020

meadow flowers

Often I am permitted to return to a meadow   
as if it were a given property of the mind
Robert Duncan (1919–88)

The Old Farmer's Almanac Garden Planner
Fast-Growing Wisteria

A high-climbing vine, wisteria blooms vigorously in spring with large, drooping clusters of lilac or bluish-purple flowers. Here’s how to plant, grow, and care for wisteria in your garden!


Millie's Pierogi

Millie’s Pierogi are handmade using the finest quality ingredients. One dozen delicious Pierogi are nestled in a tray, making a one-pound package of pure enjoyment! Order today!
The Best Annuals With Pictures!

Why You Should Plant Annual Flowers
Annual flowers are like Rodney Dangerfield: They “don’t get no respect.” However, if you have no annuals in your garden at all, you are missing out on one of life’s joys and a whole lot of color. Let’s discover some of the best and easiest annual flowers—including beautiful pictures!


This Is What A Single Diet Soda Drink Does

If you consume soda or know anyone who does, then this is affecting you directly. For years, Big Soda companies have been handing out millions of dollars in an attempt to prove that their drinks are NOT the cause of obesity. In fact, the New York Times recently exposed one Big Soda company that paid $1.5 million to fund their own research group. Their ultimate goal? To convince the public that drinking soda is safe. (NYT, August 9, 2015). But this goes beyond just soda. It turns out there are THREE OTHER DANGEROUS FOODS that are being marketed as “health foods.” These foods may be harming you from the inside, and they could be the reason why you are not losing weight, no matter what you have tried. One of these foods even contains an ingredient that is actually banned in almost every first world country – except the U.S., where it is still legal! About 80% of Americans consume at least one of these foods. So please watch this shocking presentation before it’s too late…
Next Full Moon?

Next Full Moon
When is the next full Moon? See our Full Moon Calendar for 2020 for the U.S. and Canada.
Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook eBook

All You Need to Know to Grow! After inspiring and instructing gardeners for 227 years, we have created a single “how to garden” reference eBook for your computer or tablet that includes all of our expertise.
Easy Casserole Recipes

10 Quick and Easy Casserole Recipes
Looking for casserole recipes? When it comes to comfort food, it’s hard to beat the satisfying flavors and aromas that you get from casseroles. But the best part of a casserole is how easy it is to make.
Garden Guide Online Edition

Enjoy instant access—from your tablet or computer! The Garden Guide’s large, full-color pages are loaded with “Purple Power” colorful choices for better health as well as general information, landscaping basics, the magic of mushrooms and easy DIY planting projects.
What's in a Survival Kit?

Emergency Survival Kit
Keep the following supplies in your emergency survival kit, and you will be prepared for any adverse situation! 
Bold Kitchen Aprons

MOTHER’S DAY GIFT IDEA! 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.