Wilting Climbing Hydrangea – only part of it

Hello….our wonderful climbing hydrangea is suffering at one end. Suddenly there are wilting leaves. This plant is well over 30 years old. We can’t see any reason for the wilt and wonder if some rodent might be at its roots…

Wisteria macrostachya

Hi, I am doing some research into the possibility of building an arbour over my driveway and training a wisteria macrostachya (blue moon) to trail over it. I will plant it with compost in a clayish (we live on a…

Grapes

I have Somerset Grape Vine and Magenta Grape vine which I planted last year and they are coming out well. Questions: 1) I want guidance on fertilizing them. Want to avoid harmful fertilizers? 2) I have provided 20″ X 20″…

Climbing plants for winter

Hello, I live a block away from Lake Simcoe but we still get heavy winds from the lake. I’m looking for climbing plants for 3 pergolas that I will be installing this summer. Idea is to have greenery during winter…

Perennial Garden on Balcony

I live on the 11th floor in a condo in Brampton facing South .There is another building partially in front of mine . I do receive sun from the west and east. I live in Brampton. Two years ago I…

Honeysuckle to Attract Hummingbirds

Can you please tell me the best honeysuckles for attracting hummingbirds. I am looking for plants that are non-invasive. I enjoy scented honeysuckles, but would sacrifice the scent to attract more hummingbirds. I reside in zone 6a-6b. Thanks…

Wisteria leaves turning yellow

My wisteria plant was doing just fine then got spider-mite, I sprayed it with a mixture of dish soap and water, and now two weeks later it seems not to be growing and the leaves are turning blotchy yellow. I…