Growing gladiolus, Victory gardens return, Easter forecast?

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Daily Newsletter for Thursday, April 2, 2020

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Oh, how fresh the wind is blowing!
See! The sky is bright and clear,
Oh, how green the grass is growing!
April! April! Are you here?
–Dora R. Goodale (1866–1953)

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Vegetable Gardener's Handbook
 
Gladiolus
Gladiolus
Gladiolus is a classic perennial known for its tall flower spikes and large, colorful blooms. Great cutting flowers, gladioli look spectacular in summer bouquets. Here’s how to grow gladioli in your garden.
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12 Fun Garden Activities To Do With Your Kids

Trying to stay busy with your kids at home? Here are 12 fun garden activities to do with your kids! Whether you have a yard or only a windowsill, click for an activity for any living arrangement!

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What to Plant in a Victory Garden
What to Plant in a Victory Garden
Victory gardens continue to flourish! So, what is a victory garden? How do you grow a victory garden? What should you plant? Let’s get started with some tips on what to plant and how to get your own victory garden growing.
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How To Entirely Empty Your Bowels Every Morning - Top Surgeon Explains How

Dr. Steven Gundry Reveals How To Defeat The War In Your Stomach. Learn More >>

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Night Sky for April 2021
Night Sky for April 2021
Here’s the April 2021 guide to the night sky! Earth Day brings a meteor shower and the month ends with the first of two Supermoons this year! Bob Berman tells us what’s up in the sky this month with helpful viewing tips.
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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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Monthly Horoscope for April 2021
Monthly Horoscope for April 2021
Here’s your monthly horoscope for April 2021. Longtime Almanac astrologer Celeste Longacre provides at-a-glance predictions for all 12 zodiac signs. See horoscopes for you and your loved ones.
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What's the best book for kids who are always bored?

Keep youngsters entertained for hours with fun facts, fascinating stories, and educational activities in The Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids, Vol. 8! Whether your kiddos are reading on their own or you’re reading with them, The Almanac for Kids provides plenty of intriguing stories for anyone who’s a kid at heart!

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