• fig trees

    I have a mission fig planted in a container that has been wintered over 2 years in dormancy indoors. In summer it sits out in south sun. Unfortunately it has not fruited. What are the optimal conditions for it & ...

  • Perennials

    How do I help small lavender and winter savory survive Toronto winter? Thank you.

  • Dried white beans and basil plants

    1. Can I take some dried white beans and just plant them in containers on my balcony and will they produce bean plants?  I am just interested it doing it for decoration. 2. I have just put some basil in a ...

  • Which pests can survive in potting soil over winter?

    I was wondering which pests (leaf miner, aphids, thrips, white flies, etc.) can survive in used potting soil over winter outside in a container?  Roots and this years plant will be removed.  I'm hoping to reuse the soil next year for ...

  • July raised garden preparation

    I am just digging up soil in the corner of my Brampton backyard to get a raised garden started.  The soil is full of roots of weeds of all sizes.  I am not sure how deep I should dig if my ...

  • stone planter

    I have 2 stone planters in front of my house they currently have eunonymous that have gotten straggly. Can I plant Hicks Yew in these planters?

  • Ideas for shade perennials or shrubs for heavy shade container

    I am looking for suggestions for a perennial or shrub planting for a narrow and long (6 inch x 15feet x 20 feet) second floor planter. It is heavily shaded by oaks and is south facing and windy. There was ...

  • Infestation of Euonymus in planter

    I live in a Leslieville townhouse in Toronto and our outdoor space is on the roof where we have a small euonymus tree. (We did not purchase the tree it came with the house so I don't know the specific ...

  • Flowers of hot pepper falling off plant – help?

    I have planted a hot pepper plant with another plant, but the flowers are fall down without turning into peppers.  A similar thing happened last year.  We are east facing and the plant has morning sunshine.  Can anybody help me?  ...

  • Is Vermiculite Carcinogenic

    Is vermiculite carcinogenic:  Should I be using it in potted plant material?

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