• Star Magnolia

    Hi! I just bought a magnolia shrub from Home Depot, it is 2 ft tall, says on the label, star magnolia. I am very excited, to plant in the front of our house, a city property, by the side ...

  • Yews Grown in Containers

    Hi, I live in downtown Toronto. I'm wondering if Hicks Yew can be grown and withstand winter in a free standing planter? The location is a mix of sun and shade.

  • Non-blooming hydrangea

    I did my homework and I've got the hydrangea in the right place but it just will not bloom - on old growth and/or new growth. Will aluminum sulfate coax this plant to bloom?

  • Problem with my Hedge

    My hedge is unhealthy this year. The leaves have holes in them but I haven’t spotted any bugs, although they may be there. Any idea what could be causing this. Hedge is about 150 feet long and ...

  • Moving a Rose of Sharon

    I was listening to you on CBC and it prompted me to ask you this question: We need to move this beautiful Rose of Sharon as it’s too close to the pool . We’re so afraid because we ...

  • Is the fall a good time to move a Japanese maple?

    Is fall a good time to move my Japanese Maple?

  • Annabelle Hydrangea

    I purchased an annabelle hydrangea from a big box store in early spring. It put in a large stone container on the balcony and it grew quite fast this spring and summer. Soon it will be time to ...

  • Planted Lemon Seeds in a Pot

    the lemon plant is getting big. I transplanted once already to a bigger pot and the plant has been outside all summer, its getting big. My question is: can this plant be left outside in a pot during ...

  • Evergreen/Vine for Wet Soil

    I want to plant evergreen trees, grass or vine close to the fence beside a water path. Photo attached. The purpose is for privacy and to serve as wind breaker in winter. Full sun exposure in the ...

  • Transplanting a White Birch Tree

    On my cottage property situated near Goderich, On. I have several very large white birch that are now showing signs of age (losing branches, etc). At the same time there are dozens of young trees many about 60cms ...