• Indoor Plant Identity Cryptanthus

    I have had this plant for a while but do not know its name. It grows then splits apart which I stick in some soil and it continues to grow, flowering occasionally. Thank you

  • Plant ID Aptenia

    Hi. I’m hoping you can identify my succulent plant for me. I rooted and grew a piece a few years ago and never knew the name. I put it out in the summer months and overwinter in my sunny south…

  • Indoor Monstera Plant

    Hi Master Gardener I’m wondering how to improve the health of my indoor monster plant. I assume the brown leave tips suggest it is lacking something – nutrients or water or sun? I water it about 1/week; the soil is…

  • Avocado Tree

    Hi There, Two weeks ago I had a large 80 year old Avocado tree moved from Montreal to Toronto. It was in a storage facility for several days.The leaves were all dead when they arrived, so the mover cut them…

  • Unhappy Jade Plant

    I have an unhappy Jade plant that I inherited from a friend.  It’s losing leaves.  It’s in a sunny window.  There is a heating source nearby.  It gets watered about once every two weeks with a quarter cup of water.  …

  • Propagating Oxalis

    I have a healthy Oxalis plant and it is beginning to outgrow the pot. How do I go about propagating my beautiful plant.…

  • Meyer Lemon Tree – Pruning

    Hi there, I’m a recent Meyer Lemon ‘mom’ (sorry, it sounded funnier than owner!). I’ve been doing some reading because I’m concerned about it’s V-shape at the base. I want this tree to live a long, fruitful (heehee) life, and…

  • Dying Mini Orange Tree!

    So I got a mini citrus tree for Valentine’s day but it’s been slowly dying since I got it home. The leaves have started to fall off and curl, and the oranges are shrivelling and turning purple. I’ve been watering…

  • Overwintering Cacti in apartments

    Next winter I would like to overwinter my cacti so that I can induce blooming for next year. I live in an apartment so I cannot bring the temperature down to what is required for the winter dormancy. Are there…

  • Begonia 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?…