• Scale

    How should I go about getting rid of scale on my euonymus plant? I’m pretty certain it is scale. Should I start treating it now while it is still cool outside. Or should I wait until it warms up more?…

  • My houseplants are infested with fungus gnats

    I recently transplanted three very large tropical plants, that I have cared for over many years. I purchased the soil from a well-known store in Toronto. Now the pots are infested with bugs. When I water, every Saturday, these flying…

  • Fungus gnats

    Every year when I bring in my tropical plants from the outdoors I get these little flies which I think are fungus gnats.  How can I get rid of them and stop them from invading my home?…

  • Overwintering tropical plants indoors

    I have tropical plants outside in pots that I want to overwinter indoors. I don’t want to bring in any bugs. What should I spray on them?  …

  • Little Green insects on leafs and flowers of plants

    I was wondering if there is something I can do about these little green insects that are in my plants I have on my balcony. I have hibiscus, pansies and other plants. They are in soil and they get the…

  • Black aphids on japanese maple

    Hello, I’m in Toronto with a west facing garden (full afternoon sun) that has a 4ft japanese (waterfall) maple. I planted it last summer, and it came back this spring very healthy. But today, I noticed swarms of small black…

  • Burrowing Bees

    Bees are burrowing in my lawn. Last year I  paid to have them sprayed. It’s expensive and they are back this year. What is a natural solution to this problems?…

  • Sticky droplets from orchid buds

    I have sticky droplets falling from my moth orchid buds – what is this and how do I stop it?  …

  • Chiggers

    Seem to have possible chigger problem in yard. Any ideas how to rid yard of these itchy pests!!?…

  • Caterpillars on redbud

    Hello, I have just noticed web-like nests of small yellow caterpillars on the branches and leaves of my Eastern redbud. At the same time, I saw that many of the tree’s leaves have curled/ruffled edges, the veins are yellow and…

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