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Expert advice for controlling bagworms

Sound advice from our Earl May Experts on controlling bagworms: Hand-picking is the best way to control light infestations on small plants during the dormant season. Destroy bags by burning or by crushing. If bags [...]

July 16th, 2018|Garden Weed, Disease and Pests|

Solutions for Japanese Beetles

Be prepared!  The Japanese Beetle has been spotted in in the Midwest. Japanese Beetles are not picky about what they eat and can cause a great deal of damage in a short period of time. [...]

July 6th, 2018|Garden Weed, Disease and Pests|

Not All Cones Have Ice Cream!

Much like ice cream should be a staple in your freezer, coneflowers should be a staple in your landscapes and gardens! These rich, colorful blooms last for weeks, the plants last for years! Coneflowers are [...]

July 2nd, 2018|Flower Gardens|

Top 3 Reasons You Should Have An Aloe Plant

Plants enrich our lives whether we realize it or not, and the Aloe plant is no exception. The Aloe plant was named one of NASA’s 50 best air purifiers. Planted in a pretty pot and [...]

June 27th, 2018|Houseplants|

5 Secrets For Great Tomatoes

A good tomato is hard to forget. You know you’ve hit the jackpot in that first, juicy bite. Every tomato has the potential to be great and some extra attention now will pay off big [...]

June 20th, 2018|Gardening|

Get rid of Moles, Voles, and Holes in your Yard

June 18th, 2018|Garden Weed, Disease and Pests, Gardening, Lawn Care|

Have you ever stepped on your lawn only to find that the ground was soft and almost looks like you have tunnels running through it? If that has happened to you then you may have [...]

Reliable Shrubs To Replace A Winter Damaged Landscape

June 11th, 2018|Landscaping, Ornamental Grasses, Shrubs, Trees|

Reliable Shrub Solutions To Replace A Winter Damaged Landscape If you are like many here in the Midwest your landscape may have trees and shrubs that didn’t leaf out this spring.  This last winter and [...]

Top 5 Varieties Of Ornamental Grasses For The Midwest

June 8th, 2018|Landscaping, Ornamental Grasses|

Ornamental grasses are a popular low-maintenance landscape option here in the Midwest. Grasses add visual interest to your landscape all year, durable winter-hardy, and easy to grow. Ornamental grasses are excellent landscape accents that compliment [...]

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Seeing is Believing!

May 7th, 2018|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 [...]

What Earl May Marvel Lawn Seed Can Do For You

April 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Marvel Lawn Seed: Amazing before and after pictures of a Marvelous Lawn - These pictures show just how well our Marvel Lawn Seed performed for [...]

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Best Control For Creeping Charlie

April 20th, 2018|4 Comments

Creeping Charlie…Ground Ivy…Stupid Weed!  Whatever you want to call it, it’s annoying, and worse yet, it creeps.  And it creeps quickly.  Today it’s a small [...]

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5 Reasons why Earl May Crabgrass Preventer is the best choice for your lawn

April 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Sometimes looks can be deceiving and when it comes to lawn care products, a pretty bag doesn’t always mean what’s inside is your best value. [...]

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