• Asking about the small boxed orange/lemon/lime plants given to tourists to Florida.

    Have had such great success in the past, but last few seem to have an abundance of fruit when very small,  and present one has lost all its leaves with 4 oranges remaining. Finally cut off oranges, and have used…

  • Giant Indoor Bird of Paradise Plant

    Hello Master Gardeners, I am writing with an indoor plant question. I am in Toronto but have planted a bird of paradise plant indoors which lives in a bathroom with a shower so is subject to some steam and flourishing.…

  • Rodents and Raised Garden Beds

    Hi, I live in East York.  I am building a raised garden bed. It’ll be about 32inches above ground, and I am using panels with chicken wire on top for rodents trying to climb in. I am wondering how concerned…

  • Ajuga Die Back

    Hi, I sent an enquiry in mid June to ask if you could help determine what the problem is with the Ajuga in my garden. All of a sudden the leaves became distorted and curled and shriveled. No other plants…

  • Flying Beetle

    Over the past 3 years my hibiscus and rose of sharon have been infested with flying bugs that breed on the plants. These insects have tough shells. I have tried soap/detergent solution but that does not work.How can I get…

  • Animals Digging Up Irises

    Hello, We have had our irises almost completely dig up. Can you tell from the below photos if it is possible to save and transplant them? Also how can I prevent this from happening again? We have lives here 6…

  • Infected Pear and Linden Trees

    Hello: I have a pear tree several years old. It still produces pears. It has small pears about the size of a nickel on it now. The leaves have these little black spots on the underside of the leave and…

  • Leaves Turning Brown on Shrub Roses Planted Last Fall

    Located in Kawarthas roses get full sun all day used lots of good soil . Sprayed insecticide soap and removed brown stems of rose. Can the rose bush be saved. Did find an army or two on warm on the…

  • Brown Spots and Holes on Tomato Plant Leaves

    Hello. I have several tomato plants and recently noticed brown spots and holes on the leaves. The basil plants seem to have the same problem. Please advise as to how I can stop this from happening. I have attached a…

  • Mealy Bugs on Yews

    Hi there, I was planning to get rid of a yew next year because it has an ungainly shape when I discovered it has a terrible infestation of mealy bugs. I started to treat the infestation with water sprays and…

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