Andrew May

A GROWING CONCERN: Some crucial issues to consider for right plant, right spot

Mature plant size is a major consideration when picking a plant, particularly since our weather is ideal for growing.

A GROWING CONCERN: Diligence due with onset of rain

Even a few dropped petals can spell mold and mildew at this time of year.

A GROWING CONCERN: Do your fruit tree maintenance now

THE WEATHER PATTERN on the North Olympic Peninsula has definitely been interesting this year. We have gone from freezing temperatures in March to record-high temperatures… Continue reading

ANDREW MAY: Now’s the time to look ahead to fall

What is it you want from the garden, or what do you wish to accomplish? This is the essence of what drives chores that need to be done as the year moves from mid- to a late demarcation.

Sign up today for Andrew May’s PDN Garden Bus

WE ARE NOW just a few weeks away from the opening of the 27th Northwest Flower and Garden Show at the Washington State Convention Center… Continue reading

Sign up today for Andrew May’s PDN Garden Bus

WE ARE NOW just a few weeks away from the opening of the 27th Northwest Flower and Garden Show at the Washington State Convention Center… Continue reading

Sign up today for Andrew May’s PDN Garden Bus

WE ARE NOW just a few weeks away from the opening of the 27th Northwest Flower and Garden Show at the Washington State Convention Center… Continue reading

Sign up today for Andrew May’s PDN Garden Bus

WE ARE NOW just a few weeks away from the opening of the 27th Northwest Flower and Garden Show at the Washington State Convention Center… Continue reading

Sign up today for Andrew May’s PDN Garden Bus

WE ARE NOW just a few weeks away from the opening of the 27th Northwest Flower and Garden Show at the Washington State Convention Center… Continue reading

Sign up today for Andrew May’s PDN Garden Bus

WE ARE NOW just a few weeks away from the opening of the 27th Northwest Flower and Garden Show at the Washington State Convention Center… Continue reading

Sign up today for Andrew May’s PDN Garden Bus

WE ARE NOW fewer than two weeks away from the opening of the 25th silver anniversary Northwest Flower and Garden Show at the Washington State… Continue reading

StreamFest is noon to 6 p.m. today (take a free shuttle; consult with “plant doctor” Andrew May)

TODAY IS THE North Olympic Land Trust’s 11th annual StreamFest. It’s at the fabulous Ennis Arbor Farm, located directly across the street from the entrance… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Trip to Europe underscores Peninsula’s fantastic gardening climate

HAVING RETURNED FROM a fabulous vacation with my charming wife and eldest son, Spencer, this World War II-themed trip through central Europe went extremely well… Continue reading

ANDREW MAY’S A GROWING CONCERN COLUMN: Warm days bring color in winter

BEFORE WE PLOW into produce-producing gardening, I need to take a good portion of this column to talk about a few tasks and concerns emerging… Continue reading