Short lunar eclipse, 2021 biggest supermoon, clematis

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, May 25, 2021

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Thy shadow, Earth, from Pole to Central Sea,
Now steals along upon the Moon's meek shine
In even monochrome and curving line
Of imperturbable serenity.

–Thomas Hardy (1840–1928)

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Almanac Garden Guide
 
Total Lunar Eclipse on May 26: Strange and Short
Total Lunar Eclipse on May 26: Strange and Short
A total lunar eclipse of the full Flower Moon happens early Wednesday morning, May 26. It all sounds great—until you read the fine print. Turns out, it will only be “total” for those on or near the West Coast. And even then, the Moon will be so low in the sky—less than 15 degrees...
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Try Neptune’s Harvest

“Tomato & Veg” AND “Rose & Flowering” Fertilizers are made from organic ingredients including Fish, Seaweed, Molasses, Yucca and Humate. All things expert growers like to use. Greatly increases yield and quality of all plants. (800) 259-4769

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Full Moon in May 2021
Full Moon in May 2021
May’s full Moon reaches its peak on Wednesday, May 26! This full Moon will be the closest full Moon of the year, making it the second of two supermoons—don’t miss it! Plus, it will coincide with a total lunar eclipse in some areas. Here’s everything you should know about this month’s full Moon,...
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There Is One Protein That Can Restart Your "Fat Burner", And No, It's Not Red Meat

Most Americans struggle with weight gain, junk food cravings, and even belly bloat. The blame is commonly pointed towards a bad metabolism, poor genetics, and even old age. A new breakthrough discovery shows that the real culprit is linked to one extremely common protein. Learn More >>

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When to Prune Clematis: Know Your Groups!
When to Prune Clematis: Know Your Groups!
When and how to prune your clematis is one of those garden chores that may seem mystifying but is really quite simple. Just like hydrangeas, some clematis blossom on the previous year’s growth—old wood—while others bloom on the current year’s growth—new wood. Find out the best time...
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Where can I find gorgeous and useful purses?

These delightful crossbody bags have a small front pocket adorned with beautiful designs like this sunflower. They also include an adjustable strap - use them as purses, crossbody bags, or even pouches! Plus, they perfectly fit your cell phone!

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Radish Slaw
Radish Slaw

Shredded radishes, carrots, and zucchini combine to create a tasty and attractive Radish Slaw. Chill and serve with baked ham, corned beef, or grilled meats.

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How do I keep squirrels out of my bird feeder?
When you hang this meshed bird feeder up, the squirrels shouldn’t be able to reach it! Attract your favorite neighborhood birds with this rich and lovely addition to your garden.
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