Speedy veggies to plant, hydrangea care, Summer Triangle

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

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, July 8, 2020

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The Summer looks out from her brazen tower,
Through the flashing bars of July.

–Francis Thompson (1859–1907)

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Vegetable Gardener's Handbook
 
Speedy Vegetables to Plant in Summer
Speedy Vegetables to Plant in Summer
Summer heat is here! By now, the peas and radishes have likely all been picked, the cilantro is blooming, the lettuce has bolted, and the spinach is long gone. Don’t let those gaps in the garden sit empty; they’ll only fill up with weeds! To get the most from your garden, break out the seeds and...
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Digestive Trick To Clean Your Bowels

What if you could restore your gut health with one simple fix? According to one doctor in California there may be a way. In fact, he believes it’s so powerful that it could be like a “power wash” for your insides.

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How to Keep Cut Flowers Fresh
How to Keep Cut Flowers Fresh
What is the best way to keep cut flowers fresh the longest? Here’s advice from flower farmers on how to keep your cut flowers fresh in a vase—and the best cut flowers to grow in your garden!
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The 2021 Old Farmer’s Almanac Best Value Club

Introducing The Old Farmer’s Almanac Best Value Club—Become a Charter Member Today and Save 57%! 

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Hydrangeas
Hydrangeas
With immense flower heads, hydrangeas flaunt an old-fashioned charm in summertime that’s hard to resist. While these flowering shrubs are low-maintenance, proper care will keep them blooming. Our Hydrangea Guide provides summer plant care tips for all you need to know about growing...
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Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook by The Old Farmer’s Almanac

Gardeners love it so much, we had to print more! Created for new gardeners, green thumbs, and old hands alike, The Old Farmer’s Almanac Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook is loaded with advice and inspiration to help plants—and growers—thrive.

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Night Sky Map for July 2021: The Summer Triangle
Night Sky Map for July 2021: The Summer Triangle
Welcome to the Night Sky Map for July 2021! This month, we talk about the three “stars of summer,” which make up the Summer Triangle: Vega, Altair, and Deneb! Plus, learn why looks can be deceiving…
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2021 Calendars

SHIPPING NOW! Choose from our Gardening, Weather Watcher’s, Moon, Country, Everyday, and Engagement calendars.

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Peach Raspberry Crunch
Peach Raspberry Crunch

Ever tried combining peaches and raspberries? Mmmm! Try this mouth-watering recipe for Peach Raspberry Crunch.

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The Almanac Garden Hod

Harvest and wash fruit and vegetables easily. Plus, enjoy hundreds of other uses! Each hod has the Almanac Sun logo burned into one side with a fire-heated branding iron.

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