• Backyard Trees Infestation

    I have Apple,Pear,Cherry and grape vines.They all get infected early in the spring with black spot,scab...? The leaves on the pears get spots they later turn brown and entire branches die out.the leaves on the grape vine they grow clasters ...

  • Aphid Prevention Sour Cherry Tree

    Hi there, We have a large Montmorency cherry tree in our backyard. The summer of 2016 we had a wonderful crop. March 2017 we pruned the tree back significantly to cut down on waste and droppings (rotting cherries all over the ...

  • Markotting

    Hi sir, madam,my question is can i markotting apple tree here in edmonton, if any possible solution that can multifly the apple in my backward, thank you . Alex

  • How Can I Propagate Wild Raspberries?

    How can I propagate wild raspberry plants?  I've heard you have to dig them up, is there another way? I'm planning to pull a branch and dust the tip with rooting hormone, and put it in a pot.    

  • Hardy Peach

    I live in middle England (UK) I have a seedling peach which I discovered growing in my garden last Spring 2017. The plant has stood outside almost 12 months now and has not lost a leaf. It has survived rain, ...

  • Care of Small Citrus Plants

    Have had such great success in the past, but last few seem to have an abundance of fruit when very small,  and present one has lost all its leaves with 4 oranges remaining. Finally cut off oranges, and have used ...

  • Possible Infection or Disease on Lettuce

    Hi, I am currently growing a variety of lettuce cultivars aeroponically (indoors, climate controlled) and have noticed some yellowish-brown growth on the topside of the plant and some black dots (around the size of a ball point and smaller) on the ...

  • Cross Breeding Members of Brassica (Cabbage) Family

    Hello! I recently came across an article that said all members of the Cabbage family are able to breed with one another (ie cross breeding Broccoli with Cabbage). I was just wondering if you would be able to confirm this ...

  • Fig Plant in Unheated Tunnel Greenhouse

    Hi, I have a some fig plants in pots in a home made unheated tunnel greenhouse. I have a thermometer inside which went down to -4 degrees Celsius. My greenhouse set up is as follow: Hoop tunnel with cardboard on the inside covered ...

  • Rugosa Rose Hips

    I would like to grow and use rose hips. I have read that in southwestern Ontario Rugosa rose spread creating a nice hedge and provide hips their second year. Can you give me any information (websites for planting and care) ...