• 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? ...

  • Bulbs/Forced Bulbs Sources

    Hi there. I am attempting to purchase tulip bulbs to give as gifts at a seminar I am hosting in early March. I have been unsuccessful in finding any at this time. Would you have any idea where I could find some? Thanks

  • Tulip Bulb Storage

    I recently purchased a package of 10 tulip bulbs at a local grocery. They are firm, no fungus or blight and have just begun to sprout (no green showing). I have a cold cellar or garage in which I can ...

  • Overwintering Agapanthus

    Hello You sent me some great info about wintering agapanthus in Toronto. At the time my printer wasn't working so I couldn't print it out. Now of course I cant find it on my iPad now that the printer is working ...

  • No Bloom Calla Lilies

    Last year I planted calla lilies in the ground, and they bloomed beautifully. I overwintered the bulbs in the basement over the winter, and planted them outside this spring. I had lovely foliage, but no blossoms. I had split them ...

  • Storing Bean Seeds

    I've collected seeds from beans that I grew this past summer and want to use them next summer. Should I refrigerate them or keep them in a cool, dry place?  

  • Fritillaria Meleagris

    Hello! The Toronto Botanical Gardens referred me to you with new seeds I bought. I am in Bailieboro, Ontario (Hardness zone: 5) and was hoping to find the best spot to plant my Fritillaria Meleagris seeds. I am in the country and ...

  • Canna Lilies

    Hello, I currently have some canna lilies (I think that is what they are called - please see attached photo) in planters and would like to know if I can store them over the winter to enjoy them again for next ...

  • Dealing with crab grass in a wildflower garden

    Hi, My wife and I recently purchased a house in East York (Toronto) and decided to remove the turf in our front lawn and plant a wildflower garden. We removed all of the grass in late spring, tilled the soul multiple ...

  • Planting a Foxtail Lily in Toronto

    I am wondering what are the planting requirements for foxtail lilies in Toronto. Available information is not clear, especially depth and whether it should be in full sun or not ( due to late late spring temperature fluctuation ). May ...

Page 1 of 1812345Next ›Last »