• Leaf Propagation

    Hello, I just bought a new Begonia rex "Autumn Ember". It's pretty beat up now and the leaves aren't as orange as I'd like. If I propagate the Begonia by leaf cuttings it doesn't matter what leaf I select, right? ...

  • Garden Uses For Old Liquor

    Can hard liquor be used in gardening? I’ve been decluttering the family home, and don’t drink alcohol, wouldn’t regift an open bottle, and don’t use it in cooking. I’ve noticed that some online gardeners use beer in the garden, but I ...

  • Greenhouse Pests

    Friends have a lemon tree and an orange tree in their greenhouse. They are in blossom now and infested with bugs, probably aphids. Last year they had the same problem, sprayed with Safers End-All ii; they had no fruit. What should ...

  • Propagating Boston Ivy From Cuttings

    I have a cutting of Boston Ivy, from a friend.  I took off the bottom leaves, put the stem in water, and it's under fluorescent lights 24/7, along with all my vegetable seedlings. Is this the correct way to propagate ...

  • Pruning and Repotting a Tall Cactus

    I was at the TBG a short while ago and they gave me your number because you know about cactus plants.  I have two beautiful tall big cacti.  I need somebody to come and look at them and give advice.  ...

  • Pruning a Hoya carnosa

    How should I care for an old hoya plant that I have had for years?  I want to cut it back and revive it, but I don’t know where to start.  

  • Poinsettia Re-Potting

    I have managed to keep my poinsettia for at least 4 years and have had it rebloom. Is it time to repot my plant?

  • Orchid re-potting

    Are there any demonstrations in Toronto on how to re-pot an orchid? Is there anyone you could recommend to help me?

  • Indoor – White Fuzz on Soil

    Hello. I have a few small indoor plants that have white fuzzy stuff on the top of the soil. The room is cold and dry ..could it still be fungus? I have never seen any gnats or any other insects. ...

  • Cacti Care

    I live in Niagara-on-the-Lake.  My plants are indoors now.  I have divided the Cacti by cutting, letting dry, and replanting.  They did well outside in the summer, but now there is no movement.  Anything I can do to stimulate growth?  ...

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