• Overgrown Wisteria on Pergola

    I live in Toronto. I have an 8 yr old wisteria that has been pruned twice a year - July and October. It has not flowered for the last 2 years since I moved into this house. I keep cutting ...

  • When can I transplant Hostas ?

    I have three small hosta plants, and one very large one  that really needs to be moved. When is the best time to transplant them and how should I do it?      

  • Can I grow lavender in a container on the wall of my balcony?

    Can I grow lavender in a container on the wall of my balcony?  If so, what type of soil should I use?

  • Do I need to prune my 12 year old grape vine?

    I have a 12 year old grape vine that shades the patio in my back yard.  It has produced fruit for 11 years and then last year the grapes all turned black and fell off.  I can see that it's ...

  • Weeding question

    Please suggest ways to get rid of weeds growing in a pathway, without using a synthetic weedkiller. I've heard of homemade concoctions that might work ?

  • Pruning Weigela

    It's now early July, and my weigela bush has finished blossoming. Can I trim it back now? Or leave it?    

  • How to save Euonymus with Winter Damage

    Question: I have a  euonymus  (the large leafed silver-green  and gold-green) which I have grown quite tall.  During the winter it lost  half its  leaves from the bottom to the middle on almost three quarters of the plant.The top was ...

  • Roses not budding out yet, why?

    I have four 3-year old  rose bushes, which are growing in full sunlight. I just water them regularly and they seem to be fine and healthy. But this year only one is showing any signs of flower buds. What is ...

  • How to grow strawberries, asparagus and grapes

    I am building some raised beds in the my garden in Mississauga, but I am new to growing food. Is it too late to plant these in July? Seeds or plants or what?   I have planted some vegetable seeds ...

  • Is leaf compost safe for my garden?

    I have been spreading leaf compost on my allotment garden but one of the other gardeners told me that leaf compost is too harsh and will burn my plants! Is this true?

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