Thank you for your question, Max. For raised garden beds we recommend Earl May Premium Potting Mix. It is a pre-moistened, dark, rich, potting soil and is excellent for all container plantings. It contains a blend of rich organic humus, peat moss and horticultural perlite. It is fortified with plant food to encourage root growth as [...]
In addition to saving you money, growing your own herbs, vegetables and ornamental plants from seed is extremely rewarding. Consider Environmental Conditions Correct temperature is one of the environmental conditions critical for seed germination. Most seeds require temperatures of 70 to 75˚F degrees to germinate. To keep the medium at 70˚F or above, adding gentle [...]
With so many great benefits and uses for fresh herbs, we would run out of room fast to try and list them all here. Instead, we have narrowed it down to our most popular herbs and why you should be growing them for yourself. Thyme One of the most popular culinary herbs today, with [...]
Have you seen the “GrowBox?” The answer to gardening without actually gardening? I know it sounds confusing, but it really is awesome! Now I am guessing you are a little skeptical…..as I was. It can’t be that easy. Isn’t the fun of gardening the hours spent weeding, watering, fertilizing, and crawling around on your hands [...]
Whether this is your first time starting seeds indoors or you fifteenth, having the right products and creating the perfect growing conditions for indoor seed starting will help you produce a bounty of delicious vegetables to enjoy! Here’s what you need: Grow Pots and Soil- Grow pots come in a variety of materials. Choose from [...]
Sarah, a lawn and garden expert with Earl May Nursery and Garden Center, talks about uses for and cooking with some of Earl May's most popular herbs.
Earl May Nursery and Garden Center’s lawn and garden expert Sara talks about how to successfully grow and harvest herbs in containers.