A GARDENER?S CALENDAR

May 1: MAY DAY Soap shavings placed in bags around the garden will keep rabbits away.

June 3: NEW MOON Pinch off the tops of sweet pea plants to encourage bushy growth.

July 2: NEW MOON For healthier growth, spray large pepper plants with a mix of 1 tablespoon of Epsom salts in a gallon of water.

The Old Farmer?s Almanac All-Seasons Garden Guide,

www.Almanac.com.