June is derived from Juno, the goddess of marriage and childbirth.
Flag Day is a celebration of the American flag that occurs each year on the anniversary of the flag’s official adoption, June 14, 1777 in the midst of the Revolutionary War.
Add additional mulch to gardens and flowerbeds to conserve water and minimize weed growth.
Place row covers or netting over bushes with ripening berries to keep the birds from eating them.
To prevent flowers from wasting energy on producing seed, deadhead your spring bulbs after they are done blooming. Also, fertilize them but wait until the leaves have yellowed before trimming them off.
Trim your lawn before you mow, then let the mower clean up the trim work.
If you have allergies, know that pollen levels are usually highest before 10 a.m.
Apiphobia—a fear of bees.
The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue.
North Korea and Cuba are the only two countries in the world where Coca Cola does not exist due to long-term US trade embargoes.
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