Brussels sprouts produce no sprouts

2 years in a row in different location in my garden. I get healthy 3 ft Brussels sprouts plants but they yield no sprouts or a few tiny sprouts. My soil is good and I gave tried direct sun and…

Worms eating Hot Peppers

My dad is an avid gardener in Scarborough and has been trying to grow hot peppers for several years now. The plant is in a very sunny area in his garden and is quite healthy with many peppers. However, once…

Grafted apple tree

I have a 2 year old apple tree in a pot, made from a scion taken from a macintosh tree planted by my grandfather at my childhood home in 1961. My mother died 2 years ago and the house was…

Winterizing Actinidia Kolomikta

Hello, I have recently transferred a male and female hardy kiwi into the ground and wonder if I should cover them for the winter? I live in Atlantic Canada directly on the Bay of Fundy where winter winds can range…

Apple Trees – No Fruit

Our apple trees only grow fruit every other year. We’ve owned the property for about 10 years, and this has happened consistently since we moved in. We live in the Niagara Region, the soil is sandy. There are 8 trees…

No flowers on heirloom Black Krim

I’d purchased an heirloom back krim tomato plant at the richmond hills backyard event from the master gardeners end may. Lovely plant- it gets around 6 hours of full direct sun. it is in a 18×18″ square container which is…

Elderberry stopped flowering

We have several wild elderberry bushes. We have harvested the berries for over 20 years. Last year, two of the bushes produced almost no flower heads: in their place were ‘heads’ of very small leaves. The appearance is that the…

Jalapeno Hot pepper plant disease diagnosis

Hello, I am growing Jalapeno hot pepper plants indoors on the ledge of an east facing window with grow lights overhead in potting soil. The grow lights are run when the window isn’t in sunlight – 1pm to 9pm. I…

Indoor edible garden setup – organic and non-GMO

Hi folks, I am new to this group and to gardening in general so hope I am following the right etiquette by asking this question here… I am interested in setting up an indoor edible garden in my apartment in…

Raised planter container liner

Hi, I am building a raised bed on a patio (picture included). Can you suggest a plastic liner to place inside to hold the soil? Will a pond liner work the best? Where can I get this liner? I am…