Coneflowers, popover pizza, what is well-drained soil?

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Daily Newsletter for Tuesday, June 8, 2021

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Married in the month of roses, June,
Life will be one long honeymoon.

–Proverb

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Coneflowers
Coneflowers
Coneflowers, also known as Echinacea, are tough little native flowers that draw butterflies, bees, and birds to the garden! Here’s how to grow this American native—and important tips on plant care, from deadheading to cutting back in June.
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What is Well-Drained Soil?
What is Well-Drained Soil?
How many times have you heard the advice to “plant in well-drained soil”? It seems like whenever you are shopping for plants or reading about gardening, the term “well-drained” soil always comes up as the best location for planting. What exactly is this, and how is it identified?
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This Simple Skin Fix May Surprise You

If you’ve ever struggled with dry skin, rashes, age spots, or wrinkles… please pay close attention. You see: scientists have discovered the root cause of 93% of all skin problems – and it’s NOT what you think. In fact… They’ve discovered a 2-minute home remedy for more youthful skin…

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Wisteria
Wisteria
Wisteria blooms vigorously in spring, producing clusters of lilac-color flowers on new growth, which in turn emerges from spurs off the main shoots. When this gorgeous vine finishes flowering (often in June), it’s time to prune! See more about caring for wisteria, from planting to pruning in our...
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Enjoy Mother Nature's splendor with the 2022 Weather Calendar - Pre-order now!

For those who like to keep an eye on the sky! When clouds break before the wind, leaving a clear sky, fine weather will follow. You’ll find clear skies every day with the 2022 Weather Calendar!

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Italian Vegetable Popover Pizza
Italian Vegetable Popover Pizza

In our Italian Vegetable Popover Pizza recipe, the “crust” is on top. It’s packed with fresh veggies and herbs and oh-so-yummy.

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What's a great organic fertilizer for my veggies?

The Old Farmer’s Almanac Tomato & Vegetable Plant Food is an OMRI-listed granular fertilizer for robust tomatoes, vegetables, fruit, herbs, trees and shrubs! Promotes vigorous plant growth with abundant fruit and vegetable yields!

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Poison Oak: Identification and Treatment
Poison Oak: Identification and Treatment
“Leaves of three, let it be!” “Hairy vine, no friend of mine!” Learn how to spot poison oak, tell the difference between poison oak and poison ivy, and treat a poison oak rash. 
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Previously known as the Engagement Calendar—now in its 27th year! This popular daily planner provides plenty of space to jot down appointments, events, reminders, observations, and inspirations.

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