• Ivy Gone Wild

    We live in the Beaches and have an old brick house. We have a lovely ivy climbing our front of the house but, due to our negligence re: trimming, it's gone a little too far and is into ...

  • Morning Glories not Blooming

    I grew my morning glories from seed and the vines are lovely and vigorous but there is NO sign of a flower. Is it possible that they will still come? I see other people's flowering ...

  • Plant suggestions for a tall pergola in small yard downtown

    Our 20+ year-old pergola has just collapsed due to age and likely the weight of a same-age wisteria growing on it. To replace the pergola, we need to cut the wisteria to the ground. Is it likely ...

  • Porcelain Vine

    Please identify this climbing plant? My neighbour got a bad allergic reaction after touching it . Also what is the ideal ph for growing clematis? Thank you

  • Small Yellow Bumps on Outdoor Flowering Vine

      One of my outdoor plants - a flowering, climbing vine - started to show some tiny little yellow bumps growing on the vines and leaves. I've attached two photos. I'm not sure what these bumps are, ...

  • The Uninvited Trumpet Vine

    This uninvited vine has appeared in my Kitchener garden and lawn. Can you tell me what it is?

  • Virginia Creeper Overtaking Garden in Toronto

    I am pulling out tons of Virginia Creeper off of Apple tree, fence and garden and want to know how to dispose of it. I do not think it should go out in a garden paper waste bag, or out ...

  • Yellowing Baltic Ivy

    I am in the beaches part of Toronto. We have had baltic ivy growing over our front garden wall for over 15 years. It is a very sunny exposure yet lately I am finding many leaves going yellow ...

  • Stubborn Mandevilla

    I bought a mandevilla last summer, overwintered by pruning back and keeping in a cooler but sunny window, hardened it off before placing it in a morning sun place. Fed it fertilizer and even tried the age old ...

  • Non-Flowering Clematis

    For the second consecutive year my clematis Pamela Jackman, while still putting on the usual masses of stems & lush foliage, has declined to flower. It has flowered in the same (unchanged) spot for over 10 years ...