• black wispy fungus on underside of magnolia branches

    North York Toronto tree is about 50 years old flowered beautifully growing well in backyard shaded by Norway maple 20 feet away and honey locust I went to prune some branches and discovered the fungus I have ...

  • a fungus amongus?

    Hi there, After planting four herbs in a container, I noticed a white growth starting to form on the top of the soil. I believe within a day it turned a weird tan color. Are the herbs safe ...

  • Plant (weed?) identification

    Hello, We purchased a house last year and a previous owner obviously enjoyed gardening. There are some beautiful plants that have popped up, but I was hoping to please have some help in identifying what I believe are ...

  • Plant (weed?) identification

    Hello, We purchased a house last year and a previous owner obviously enjoyed gardening. There are some beautiful plants that have popped up, but I was hoping to please have some help in identifying what I believe are ...

  • potato plants

    My potato plants were doing very well, then in the past week, one by one, plants are looking like they are wilting or in desperate need of water, yet potato plants right beside them are thriving.  Within one ...

  • Japanese maple tree – signs of disease, I need help to find solution, please

    Hello, We have a beautiful Japanese Maple tree in our backyard. She looks beautiful, however I had noticed cracks on the trunk and some of the branches, based on online reasearch, they look like they are cankers. Also, ...

  • Love but having problems with squirrels

    How can I gently discourage squirrels from harvesting any young apples or especially strawberries? Neither the apple tree or strawberry are especially plentiful, but my family and I were hoping to see fruit grow and ripen. Alas, these neighbourhood ...

  • Leave tips on my apple trees are dying?

    Leaf tips on my apple trees are dying? And the apples are turning dark brown. I cut off all the dying tips but it just continues on other branches. It’s been about three weeks now since I ...

  • viburnum leaf beetle

    Thank for answering my last question so swiftly. My viburnum had the viburnum leaf beetle this spring so I cut off all the branches and left a tree truck, basically. I tried to squish as many beetles as ...

  • Fruit trees

    I have a 50 acre farm near Penetanguishene Ontario and have cleared 2 acres. It is, or was, a pine forest that was once pasture land. I have planted 120 apple trees; twenty Asian pear trees and a ...