Early Shooting Dahlias

My dahlia Moonfire is shooting particularly early this year. I do not want to do root cuttings again and do not have the space to put them in more light. What is best for the rhizomes – cut off the…

Tulips

Hi! Would appreciate your advise and input with respect to when’s the next best time that I can plant tulips in my garden? Thank you!…

When exactly do crocus bloom in Toronto

Hello there Thanks for all your help. You all have been great helping others. Thank you again. My question this time, When does crocus bloom in Toronto. I would like to know the Month and the day (like mid, early,…

Growing black oil sunflower and millet seeds for birdseed

Please provide information on 2 types of seeds used for birds – black oil sunflower seeds, millet, including where to purchase the seeds.  I want to grow plants so I have an ongoing harvest of these seeds for the birds.…

Same vegetables in the tropics?

I’m moving from Northern Ontario to the Philippines in an area (town of Valencia) where it’s literally always 27 during the day and 24 at night year round. There’s a dry season and a rainy season. I’m wondering what can…

Boston ivy veitchii seeds

Hi There. I’m thinking of trying to grow Boston ivy veitchii from seeds this winter to plant in the spring. Any advice? Do you know of a source from where I can by the seeds? Thanks so much  …

bloom first year from seed

Hi! I’m wondering which, if any, of the following native plants will bloom the first year if I plant from seed: harebell hoary vervain butterfly weed wild columbine rattlesnake master culvers root yarrow pearly everlasting foxglove beardtongue dotted mint sky…