• Problems with avocado plant

    Hello! I grew my avocado plant from a pit just over a year ago. It lives in an apartment with north facing windows – not the best, but it was growing well. It was potted just before winter, and I…

  • Thinning Cedar Hedge

    Hello. I have a cedar hedge that is probably quite old.  We’ve had the house for 7 years and it was mature then.  It has become quite wide but the problem is, it is thinning.  It is what gives us…

  • Jade Tree

    Hi I have a Jade Tree and I do not water it often. I just noticed, when I went to water my Jade Tree that the leaves were soft and wrinkled/wilted. I watered it yesterday and the leaves still have…

  • Overseeding lawn

    Hello, I’m planning to overseed our lawn. It has quite a few bare spots from mismanagement and neglect. I’m planning to do the following: 1)Mow the lawn and collect the cuttings 2)Rake and dethatch. 3)Aerate 4)Apply top soil 5)Seed 6)Water…

  • 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…

  • I have a sick Cactus!

    Hi there, I have a bunch of cacti in the same pot and noticed that one of them died. I removed the dead cactus from the pot and noticed that the small one at the front of the pot is…

  • Watering potted Plants

    I have two houseplants in tapered pots, not sure if they are clay or fibre pots, wider at top than bottom.  Is there a way to ascertain if the plant is  receiving  the  water and nutrients it needs?…

  • African Violet leaves at the bottom closest to the soil are falling off.

    A few months ago I was given several African Violets and the oldest leaves, closest to the soil are just falling off – why is this happening and how can I stop it?…

  • How do I care for a moth orchid?

    My local florist has just delivered an beautiful white moth orchid and I don’t know how to care for it – help?…

  • Roses not as bountiful this year – why?

    This year my roses don’t have as many blooms and the ones they have are not as big?  Why is this?…

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