Gardening Projects

For more than 75 years, gardeners have trusted their gardens to the expert advice and premium products available at Earl May Nursery and Garden Centers. No matter your experience level our gardening projects are sure to help you grow your own way; turning your outdoor “blah” into your outdoor getaway.

12 Easy-Care Houseplants

Don't worry, be happy.  It's a motto we should all try to live by.  Matter of fact, there is even a song written about it...or maybe the song was written and now it's a motto?  Either way, it's still a good one. We think one way to do this is to use houseplants in your [...]

5 Essentials for Growing Healthy Houseplants

Light The first requirement of all plants during their growing season is an abundance of daylight. Light from a window is always one-sided and the plants respond by turning their leaves and flowers toward the light. Turn the plants occasionally or they'll grow lopsided. Moisture The second requirement for all house plants is moisture. [...]

2019-12-23T13:11:32-05:00Houseplants|

How to Set Up Your Life-Like Artificial Tree

Check out this short video on how to set up your artificial tree this holiday season. Create a life-like look with these tips and tricks! Why buy Earl May? Check out this blog post. To view our selection of artificial trees, check out our online shop.

Winter Container Gardens

Don’t put those pots away just because it’s cold outside! Our fresh cut greens will make a beautiful winter container that will keep you feeling festive through the holiday season and beyond! Keep them simple or add berry picks, birch logs, pine cones and more. Make your house sparkle and add lights to your outdoor [...]

Pruning Advice for Fall

Plants to Prune in Fall or Winter Fall pruning usually only involves perennials that die back to the ground. Specific examples include Daylilies, Hostas, and other herbaceous perennials.  When done at the right time, most pull off without using a pruners. As for trees, only Oaks need pruning in the winter months to help prevent oak [...]

Protect Your Trees and Shrubs from Winter Burn

Did you know that trees and shrubs can become dehydrated just like you?  You might have noticed a few evergreens and shrubs turning brown last winter. This damage, called winter burn, can affect many outdoor trees and plants including Arborvitae, Boxwood, Yew, Rhododendron and Holly. Some people believe winter burn is caused by cold temperatures. [...]

2019-10-29T16:53:04-05:00Gardening, Shrubs, Trees|
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