• Balcony Plants Suitable for 27th Floor

    I need help in finding plants that will survive the winds that we get in Toronto on the high rise balconies. My suite is on the 27th floor and don’t know if I can create a living privacy ...

  • Young Hibiscus plant troubles

    I picked up a couple hibiscus plants (African rose mallow, seedlings they were 10cm tall?) at the Allen garden spring fling this year. I kept them indoors for a few weeks as they grew ...

  • 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, ...

  • Rooftop Gardening

    Hello, I am attempting to grow a garden for the first time on my rooftop. I've mostly been buying plants from nearby stores but the employees never seem to be able to give advice on what will work well ...

  • Mystery plant

    I'm in Toronto and live on the 15th floor of a building facing south. I noticed this plant growing in one of my containers after my first year living here. It's survived for 2 winters in its ...

  • Quick Privacy Hedge

    Hi there, I live in Toronto and wanted to plant a quick privacy hedge in container(s) (I live in a condo so it's an urban garden). I have tried emerald cedars and they worked great for the first ...

  • Shady balcony

    I think it's just wishful thinking, but hoping you may have an answer. I live in an apartment so only containers for me. I am looking for Zone 5 plants with the following: - perennial if possible - do well ...

  • 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 ...