• monarch butterfly/milkweed

    I've paid attention to David Suzuki's request to plant milkweed for the monarch butterflys - swamp milkweed seems the best for a small garden & I've sourced a local supplier. my question is regarding the caterpillers produced by the monarch's ...

  • Moving Echinacea

    When can I move my echinacea from ground level to a roof top garden?  

  • Protection of early spring flowers and plants during freezing temps

    I have a lot of early tulips and early spring plants coming up in my garden. How can I best protect my early spring flowering bulbs and other tender garden plants during weather fluctuations or freezing temperatures?      

  • Woodland border garden transition to forest

    I have a cottage property near the Rideau Lakes Region.  I would like to do some container vegetable gardening on the deck as well as introduce more native plants to my property?  How can I create a nice looking woodland ...

  • Ivy – cut back or leave alone??

    My feeble old ivy grew vigorously last summer (on an east facing fence).  Now it looks dreadful.  Shall I cut it back?  Hard?  or what do you advise? Thank you for your help.

  • Roses – black spot prevention with dormant spray

    Hello, every year my rose leaves develop black spots. I am careful with my watering and remove the diseased leaves and also feed my roses during the summer. I would like to take steps to prevent the start of black ...

  • Is Caryopteris x clandonensis rabbit resistant?

    Is Caryopteris (Bluebeard) rabbit-resistant? My entire garden plan depends on the answer!

  • Hardy perennials for a shady border

    Hello I am looking for advice for a small low border plant that can go beside these hostas. I have tried transplanting myrtle there but didn't take. It gets stepped on sometimes ...

  • composting

    I live in south east Etobicoke near the lake, The climate tends to be more humid near the lake with occasional fog. It is cooler in summer and warmer in winter than Toronto by a couple of degrees, spring and ...

  • Looking to buy some plant seeds

    Hi there. I was just wondering where I would be able to find some daucus carota seeds in Toronto. Your help would be most appreciated. Thank you so much.

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