Flag Day, growing bell peppers, fertilizing containers

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Daily Newsletter for Saturday, June 13, 2020

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No price is set on the lavish summer;
June may be had by the poorest comer.

–James Russell Lowell (1819–91)

 
Digital Garden Guide
 
Flag Day 2020: Celebrating the American Flag
Flag Day Tomorrow

Flag Day 2020: Celebrating the American Flag
Flag Day is Sunday, June 14! This annual holiday celebrates the history and symbolism of the American flag. Learn about the history of this holiday and the beloved Stars and Stripes!

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Bell Peppers
Growing Bell Peppers

Bell Peppers
Sweet bell peppers are a tender, warm-season crop. Here’s how to grow them in your garden! 

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The ABCs of Fertilizing Containers
Fertilizing Containers

The ABCs of Fertilizing Containers
For thriving outdoor flower pots and especially vegetable containers, a continuous supply of nutrients and fertilizer is an absolute must. I learned the hard way as a novice gardener. Here’s how to fertilize your containers.

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Growing Zucchini

How to Grow Zucchini from Sowing to Harvest
 Zucchini are the stars of the summer garden and renowned for being incredibly prolific. Usually planted in mid-spring, just 2 to 3 plants could keep a small family supplied with these versatile fruit all summer long. Read on or watch our video to discover how to grow zucchini, from sowing to ...

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