• Indoor Climbing Plant

    I have attached 2 photos. First, a closeup of the leaves and second, the whole plant which, I presume, is a hibiscus vine. When I inherited Mr. Hibiscus, he was root bound, terribly tangled and very thirsty, but had a ...

  • Cactus ID

    Hi! I received this cactus as a gift and am wondering if anyone could help me identify it. I've searched a while myself and can't seem to figure it out. Since I don't know what it's supposed to look like, ...

  • House Plant Identification – Oleander

    Hello, I have been trying to identify this house plant for a while now.  I’ve asked several people and no one has been able to help me.  It has been losing leaves for months now, it seems very unhappy.  I ...

  • Pandanus veitchii

    Hi. Thank you for responding to my e-mail. I was just wondering with the problem of the yellowing and brown leaves, can I take the plants from the West Side window and put them at my desk for the winter ...

  • Pandanus veitchii

    Hi, I have been writing to you for sometime now regarding my Pandanus Veitchii Plant. My big plant that I received in 2015 is still going strong. My three shoots I have had for two years were growing slow but good. ...

  • Giant Indoor Bird of Paradise Plant

    Hello Master Gardeners, I am writing with an indoor plant question. I am in Toronto but have planted a bird of paradise plant indoors which lives in a bathroom with a shower so is subject to some steam and flourishing. It ...

  • Overwintering Indoor Ferns

    I moved two large 'ruffles' variety ferns and two asparagus 'plumosa' inside my apartment at the end of fall to keep them over winter. When I brought them out of isolation, they looked healthy. They are 1 1/2 feet from ...

  • Disease on Potted Begonia

    I brought in two potted begonias from my porch when the weather turned cold, about six weeks ago. They have recently developed white spots on the leaves. Could you tell me what this is and what to do? Are other ...

  • Preparing Amaryllis for Re-Bloom

    Getting Amaryllis 'Papillion' to rebloom My A. "papillion' has been out of the ground now (where it was planted for summer strengthening) for approx. 4 weeks and waiting in an an unheated garage for repotting at the right time. I did ...

  • Fiddle Leaf Fig Growing Tips

    I've researched a lot about Fiddle Leaf Figs and bought one for my living room nook which is west-facing with windows on the north & south side also). Our house is a corner lot with LOTS of filtered & direct ...