Changing hydrangea color, mint uses for health, growing horseradish

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

Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, April 28, 2020

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Let it rain in April and May for me,
And all the rest of the year for thee.

–Proverb

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Almanac Gardening Webinar
 
How to Change the Color of Hydrangeas
How to Change the Color of Hydrangeas
Can you change the colors of hydrangea flowers? It depends on your type of hydrangea and your soil pH. We’ll explain how to change color from blue to pink or from pink to blue.
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Horseradish
Horseradish
If you want to plant horseradish, now is the time! Spring is the season—but only in places where winters freeze hard. Here’s how to plant, grow, and harvest horseradish in your garden.
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How To: Lift Sagging Skin

Doctor’s new discovery makes loose skin Vanish

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Chocolate Lava Cakes
Chocolate Lava Cakes

Our Chocolate Lava Cakes are truly indulgent, rich chocolate cakes with a velvety sauce.

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TODAY @ 3PM ET Hydroponics: How to Create Your Own Indoor Garden

Join The Old Farmer’s Almanac for an interactive, online webinar that demystifies the technique of hydroponic gardening indoors. 

Gardening is for everyone; it doesn’t matter if you’re a city mouse or a country mouse.

Growing hydroponically is a great way to create an indoor garden with limited space and a limited budget. Imagine fresh salad, right at your fingertips – year-round!

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Raising Chickens 101: How to Build a Chicken Coop
Raising Chickens 101: How to Build a Chicken Coop
If you’re going to raise chickens, you’ll need a chicken coop to house them in! You can find a pre-built coop kit or build your own. Either way, here are design considerations for a simple chicken coop that’s sound, predator-proof, and doesn’t break your budget—plus, get pro tips for building a...
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Colorful Kitchen Dish Towels

There’s nothing shy or demure about our kitchen towels! The bold prints demand attention and deserve it. They’re made of woven natural cotton, so they’re as practical as they are impressive. 

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12 Uses for Mint Leaves, From Health to Home
12 Uses for Mint Leaves, From Health to Home
How do you use extra mint leaves? Here are 12 marvelous uses for mint around the home and garden—from culinary to medicinal to mouthwash to bug repellent!
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Solar-Powered Decorative Lighting

MOTHER’S DAY GIFT IDEA! By day, these are an artful addition to the garden. By night, they impress with a stunning display of color and light. Check out our large selection.

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