• Bloodroot

    Hello. Living in gatineau quebec. I had transplanted some bloodroot from my backyard- growing naturally. Have had to cut down many trees due to ash borer. Consequently now gardens receive more sunlight, and bloodroot foliage is yellowing. Do i replant…

  • New Clematis Purchase

    I bought a clematis at a garden centre closeout sale. It is named The President hybrid. I lost 2 clematis this year so wanted to replace.. However, with the rainy spring, plants have grown very dense and full that I…

  • Identification of Flowering Plant

    This lovely plant was blooming n a garden on Manitoulin Island. I was sent the photo but didn’t know what it was – looked like a hollyhock but ??? Might you know It is truly lovely. Thanks for such a…

  • Rodgersia

    We have two rodgersia plants in different parts of our garden. They are both doing well the only problem is that they don’t flower. One plant did for a few years but has not in the last two years. The…

  • When to Dig up a Peony

    can i dig up a peonie when it is in bud ?…

  • Uninvited Tall Plant with Lobed Basal Leaves

    This plant has shown up in my garden , starting last year. It grows in a clump like an echinacea. Stands about 24-30″ tall. What is it and should I let it stay?

  • Deerfoot as Groundcover

    I was in Burlington over the weekend and the homeowners had a plant called deerfoot. It looked a bit like rhubarb. I want ground cover for a large shady area that often has pine needles on it. Grass will not…

  • Daffodils not blooming…

    Last growing season I must have been impatient or careless regarding the pruning of my daffodils; probably the former – “impatient”.. In other words I probably cut the daffodil leaves and spent buds back too soon. Because, several of my…

  • Gardening/Landscaping Ideas

    Hi there, first of thanks so much for your time, really appreciate it. We recently bought a house and it has a small lawn and a very tiny strip of land in the back after deck and on the side…

  • Identifying a perennial

    Please help me identify this beautiful plant I purchased recently at the TBG Plant Sale. thank you…