• Hibiscus Problems

    I have a relatively large hibiscus plant which had been thriving for some years. I take it into the house for the winter and this spring, there were tiny white bugs on the plant. I've put it outside ...

  • night blooming jasmine?

    hi, ive neen looking for a night bloooming jasmine and local nusery sold me one. although it doesnt seem to look like any i see on internet. i will post pic and maybe someone could confirm.

  • Best Privacy Coverage against a Fence

    We live east of Toronto, our backyard faces North and we get sun from noon to sunset. Our yard is bordered by 3 separate properties and each house has a raised porch, meaning the homeowners walk out their ...

  • oil contamination on live plants

    My hubby was using the portable air compressor yesterday and while it was actively running the oil dip stik blew out. I was not too concerned at the time however this morning I was inspecting one flower container ...

  • Soil for container gardening (Jean)

    Good Morning, After a weekend of getting my container garden all set up I am fearful I have used the wrong soil! I used Vigoro 3 in 1 Garden mix.....a blend of Humus, compost and Canadian Sphagnum peat ...

  • Container Gardening for Beginners on a budget

    Hi Toronto Master Gardeners! I am a graduate student completely new to gardening and would like to please seek your advice on my very first gardening project in terms of (A) planter construction and (B) correct plant ...

  • Small and Pale Anouk Lavender Flowers (Lavendar Stoechas)

    Hello! I live in Toronto and I bought a potted Anouk lavender last month from a superstore garden center. The plant had darker and bigger flowers when we bought it, but now the new buds and flowers appear ...

  • Weeping Pussy Willow Tree

    I live in a downtown Toronto highrise, 11th floor, facing South -- so lots of light and sun. I bought a Weeping Pussy Willow tree (15 inches tall) about 6 weeks ago. I kept it indoors initially and ...

  • Growing Trilliums Indoors

    I wish to try and grow Trilliums indoors in containers and want to get advice on the best way to do this. I have some growing in my backyard under a red maple tree in a very dark, ...

  • Wilting Hanging Flowering Plant

    My parents recently bought a hanging flowering plant from Costco wholesale, but over the two days that they were gone, it wilted completely. Is it because they didn’t water it? We just thought it was strange because it was only ...