Growing roses, best night sky events, 2021 hurricane names

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Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, June 2, 2021

moon-rain

The river is a flat, shining chain.  
The moon, rising, is a white eye to the hills; 
After it has risen, it is the bright heart of the sea. 
Because I love it—so—round as a fan, 
I hum songs until the dawn.

–Li Po (701–762)

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Almanac Garden Guide
 
Roses
Roses
Our Roses Growing Guide covers everything you need to know—from planting to deadheading the blooms to pruning. We also share our recommendations on the best types of roses to grow, as well as tips on controlling common rose pests such as Japanese beetles.
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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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Hurricane Names for the 2021 Hurricane Season
Hurricane Names for the 2021 Hurricane Season
Here are the 2021 hurricane names for both the Atlantic and the Eastern North-Pacific. Is your name or the name of a loved one listed this year? Find out. Plus, learn how hurricanes are named and see the interesting history behind naming storms.
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Delightful matchboxes - beauty in the little things!

Treat yourself to delightful matchboxes from The Old Farmer’s Store! Each box contains approximately 50 wooden matches with color-coordinated tips, and pulling them out of your drawer feels like finding a little treasure!

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Night Sky Watch for June 2021
Night Sky Watch for June 2021
Get ready for a sunrise solar eclipse on Thursday, June 10! See details and a map of what you will see—plus, find more highlights of the June 2021 sky including the summer solstice, a full Strawberry Moon, and great planet watching
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How can I keep the bugs away this summer?

This handy, all-natural insect repellent keeps away ticks, fleas, mosquitoes, blackflies, yellow flies, chiggers, and other pesky, biting bugs!

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June Birth Flowers
June Birth Flowers
June’s birth month flowers are among the most fragrant of all, the rose and the honeysuckle. Learn more about the meaning of these colorful beauties.
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This rock can tell you about the weather!

When you wake up and wonder, “What is the weather like today?” This hilarious Almanac Weather Rock will have the answer! And even better: It’s made in picturesque Bethlehem, New Hampshire from local lumber!

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Swordfish Kabobs
Swordfish Kabobs

Swordfish is a firm-fleshed fish, so it’s a great choice for grilling or broiling! Fish cooks quickly, so you’ll have a healthy, juicy, delicious meal in no time!

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Ever get annoyed with zippers that catch?

Great for light jackets and backpacks (or just about anything with a zipper), pewter zipper pulls are fun and convenient! Helpful for people with arthritic hands, too!

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