• Trilliums and Sharp-Lobed Hepatica

    Is it ok to now plant trilliums and hepaticas that were bought at the North American Native Plant Society sale at the Toronto Botanical Garden last weekend? The trilliums are starting to open.

  • Plants for Kawartha Lakes Area

    I would like to plant white pines, blue spruce, a magnolia tree, some rose bushes, hydrangeas... what do you advise for this location?

  • Hibiscus

    Hello, I live in Richmond Hill, Ontario. Can I grow a hibiscus plant outside? If so, which variety would be the best and where can I purchase it? Thank you, Lina.

  • Seed Stratification

    I am late to the game in preparing my wild bergamot seeds for planting. It's now the last week of April and I understand I should have put them in a cold moist environment weeks ago. Is there ...

  • Common Milk Weed

    I am located in southern Ontario zone 6a (or 6b not sure) and I am planting a cottage/pollinator garden. Last year I planted two different varieties of milk weed, an orange variety and a white blossomed one. My question is, ...

  • Bulk Wildflowers

    Hi, I'm wondering if someone knows a store or retail location i can buy bulk wildflower seeds for my bees, ie 250g packets or larger. I'm located out by belleville and cannot seem to find anything online.

  • Plant ID Purpleleaf Chokecherry

    Please identify this shrub growing in a sunny location. The foliage is dark green on new growth, turning to a dark burgundy in the spring, summer and fall.

  • Ornamental Grasses and Shrubs – Full Sun Hot Yard

    Oakville – backyard – 10-12 hours a day full sun – blazing hot in the summer What (if any) ornamental grasses, shrubs, flowers that are perennials do well in low grade (clay escarpment) soil and full sun all day long?

  • Trilliums coming up in October?!

    I recently planted several trillium plants (grandiflorum and erectum) that were shared from a friend’s garden. They have been planted under a large linden tree where they get early morning sun but are in fairly dense shade the rest of ...

  • Plant ID Kidney-leaved buttercup

    Hello, could you please help identify this plant? It started growing in a pot on my balcony. Thanks!