• moving on from verticillium wilt

    Hello TMGs, I have a peony that had been suffering from verticillium wilt for about three years. I only just identified it and realized there is no treatment for this soil-borne disease. So with a heavy heart I dug up…

  • Easter Hydrangeas – Indoor or Outdoor?

    Hello, I am wondering if the typical hydrangea you get at the local flower shop for Easter is specifically designed to last for a short period of time indoors – or if it would be worthwhile to plant it outside…

  • Nothing grows under our silver maple

    Hello, we live in Milton, ON where we have a good sized backyard with most areas receiving sun. We grow a lot of vegetables and berries with a lot of success. That said, in one corner of our yard, encompassing…

  • Do we want two old cactus? When to cut Annabelle Hydrangea?

    When to prune the Hydrangea arborescens ‘Annabelle’ as she hears different responses from others.…

  • White Hydrangea

    Can you suggest a white hydrangea with conical flowers that will grow in a partly shaded location on a slight slope (soil tends to be on the dry side). I have planted Tardivia and have not had many blooms from…

  • Hydrangea not flowering

    Following up on an earlier question from someone in Ottawa with a non-flowering hydrangea which flowered beautifully last year. I have the same problem and did not prune the hydrangea at all so that is not a factor. Last year…

  • Climbing Hydrangea leaves are all wilting

    My Climbing Hydrangea has all its leaves wilting.  There are no signs of bugs on the plant, and I have tried feeding it some 20-20-20 fertilizer to see if it would help.  This has also been a very wet spring …

  • hydrangea – leaf curl with worm inside

    I just today discovered all of my hydrangea bushes have this’ pod like’ problem – leaf curled tightly with worm inside – this is totally new to me – have never seen this problem till this year – what can…

  • When to Prune Oakleaf Hydrangea

      I have a 7 ft tall Oakleaf Hydrangea Hedge that has become too large and wide at the side of my driveway. It is obstructing getting the car into and out of the garage. When can I prune it?…

  • Blooms on dahlias and hydrangeas

    My dahlias were very late blooming, we live west of Barrie, my friend in Wasaga Beach, her dahlias are beautiful – any suggestions would help. Also I have 2 hydrangeas and neither one have bloomed but are very healthy looking…

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