Earl May Corporate Office


208 North Elm Street
Shenandoah, IA 51601

Phone 712-246-1020
Fax 712-246-2210
Manager Bill Shaw (CEO)
Hours M-F 8AM - 5PM
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Earl May Seed & Nursery has been family owned and operated since 1919 and is among the top 10 Garden Centers in the nation*. Our core business is selling retail products through 31 Earl May Nursery & Garden Centers in Iowa, Nebraska, Missouri and Kansas.

Earl May Garden Centers pride themselves on being the "local" lawn and garden experts. Our stores only sell plants that are Midwest hardy and are rated appropriate for the local climates. In addition, each Earl May Garden Center has company-certified professionals on staff. Earl May Certified Professionals are trained and experienced associates that can assist customers with all aspects of the lawn and garden. Total customer service is a company commitment and means doing something beyond what customers normally expect.

Our products include: lawn and garden supplies, nursery stock, seeds, garden gifts, seasonal holiday merchandise, pets and pet supplies. Specialty items include: private label lawn and garden seed, fertilizers, garden insectcides and fungicides. In addition, Earl May sells a large variety of general merchandise items associated with lawn and garden activities such as tools, statuary, fountains, bird baths, patio furniture and accessories.

Services are also offered in every store including landscaping consultation and planting, container planting and maintenance, mulching and landscape cleanup, delivery and planting services, lawn checks and weed and pest identification.

Earl May garden centers have earned a reputation for providing the best lawn and garden supplies in the Midwest. As times change, store facilities also change to allow customers a pleasant, up-to-date shopping experience.


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