• Soaker Hose for Cedars

    This August we recently planted about 28 white cedars (7-8 feet tall) in East York. Any recommended brands to look for as well what the diameter and hose length should be? We were told any soaker hose from dollar store ...

  • Dried Flowers

    Our horticultural society north of Toronto is participating in a "Trees of Giving" fundraiser in November. Given that we wish our theme to be horticultural, we are looking for advice now so we might start collecting/pressing/planning now. Can any of ...

  • Fungus on Mulch?

    Overnight the yellow fungus? appeared on new mulch under 2 similar plants. Do you know what it is and how to eliminate it?

  • National Flower

    I'm sorry if this is the wrong place to post this, but I would like to know the outcome of the survey to name Canada's national flower. Thank you very much.

  • Amaranthus spinosus

    DO THEY GROW WILD HERE IN TORONTO? I HAVE SEEN SOME WEEDS SIMILAR TO WHAT WE EAT AS VEGETABLES BUT AFRAID TO EAT HERE.

  • Preserving Plants/Shrubs During House Renovations

    My garden will be torn up next week for basement waterproofing and I would like advice as to how to best remove/store/replant my 6 yews, 2 hydrangeas and a small pagoda dogwood for a week or 2 to ensure their ...

  • Mushrooms Growing on Raised Garden Bed Logs

    Hi I am from Sudbury, Ontario and my father built me these raised garden beds from large 8x8 logs he had at home. We brought in gardening soil but now three years later i have these mushrooms growing on the ...

  • Gardening Courses in Toronto

    I would like to take a course in gardening, but to work my own garden and my family's... do you know where can I get information?

  • Shredded Cedar Mulch with White Stuff

    I put down shredded cedar mulch last year and when I was loosening them up this Spring, I noticed white stuff on them, it was also in the soil. They appear fine and string like. I think there were a ...

  • Master Gardener Talk about Balconies & Terraces May 23

    I went to the Master gardeners’ talk about moveable landscapes at Elmbrook library last week May 11th. I was interested in the balcony gardening talk as well on May 23, although I have an outside flower garden. What would the difference be ...