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Got Pothos?

Want to add some houseplants to your home, but don’t feel like you have a green thumb? Pothos plants are perfect for you! We love this hardy indoor plant and here are the top 4 [...]

January 15th, 2018|Gardening|

The top 3 reason you should have an Aloe plant

Plants enrich our lives every day, whether we realize it or not. The health benefits have been proven by countless studies conducted in homes, schools, hospitals and offices. One of our favorites, the Aloe plant, [...]

January 5th, 2018|Houseplants|

Clean Air…Plant It!

We've said it before, we'll say it again, and again, and again.  Houseplants are where it is at!  They are in homes, banks, hospitals, offices, restaurants, etc.  Why? Because of the number of environmental and [...]

January 2nd, 2018|Gardening, Houseplants|

Attract Birds This Winter With Open Water

Ask any experienced birdwatcher and they’ll tell you the secret to attracting birds in the winter is providing open water. But wait, it's winter, in the Midwest, how can you provide open water? The answer [...]

December 29th, 2017|Outdoor Living, Seasonal Projects, Wildlife|

4 Quick Tips for Poinsettia Care

Nothing says, “The Holidays are here,” than seeing the poinsettias arrive at your local Earl May! There are some quick and easy things you can do to keep your poinsettia looking its best throughout the [...]

December 4th, 2017|Holiday Season|

2018 Moonsign Pamphlet

November 27th, 2017|Flower Gardens, Fruit Gardens, Garden Weed, Disease and Pests, Gardening, Houseplants, Lawn Care, Seasonal Projects, Vegetable Gardens|

Gardening by the sign of the moon has been a long standing tradition among some gardeners.  Whether it is the best time to plant leafy greens and vegetables, when to cultivate, or the best dates [...]

Fresh Cut Tree Care

November 20th, 2017|Holiday Season|

The holiday season if fast approaching and if you haven’t thought about a Christmas tree yet, we bet you will soon! We’ve put together a few tips and reminders to keep your fresh cut tree [...]

Why Choose An Earl May Artificial Christmas Tree?

November 16th, 2017|Holiday Season|

It’s that time of year…we are all busy prepping for the holiday’s…there are turkeys to cook and trees to decorate!  That’s where Earl May comes in.  Did you know we approach selecting our life-like, quality, [...]

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Why Fall is the BEST time to seed your lawn.

August 17th, 2017|8 Comments

August to September is the BEST time to over-seed a lawn.  Warm soil and cool temperatures at night make the perfect growing conditions. Here are 5 [...]

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Lawn Enemy #1

August 9th, 2017|0 Comments

If you have a lawn anywhere in the Midwest, you are probably very familiar with crabgrass – that nasty little weed that invades your lawn [...]

  • Nutsedge in Grass

Get Rid of Nutsedge!

August 7th, 2017|0 Comments walked outside and noticed a new weed popping up.  What is it?  Is it Nutsedge?  If so, how do I get rid of it?  [...]

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Seeing is Believing!

April 24th, 2017|0 Comments

The only thing better than exceeding a customer’s expectation is being able to share their experience with others. They say a picture is worth a [...]

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