Succulent Identification*

Hello. I saw the most beautiful hanging succulent today and would like to know what it is called. It had very delicate light green vines with leaves on it and miniature rosettes (blue in this case) on the vines, maybe…

New Gardener with a Phalaenopsis Orchid*

I have this Phalaenopsis Orchid for about a month, and have fertilized it for the first time yesterday after reading up on care (because of the very minimal problems I have). I was previously watering with a few ice cubes…

Succulents*

Hello. I would like to know if I can use insecticide to prevent bugs on indoor succulents. I would like to use it before I get a bug problem, which I always do with houseplants. Also, do you know of…

Star of Bethlehem*

Recently I bought a pot of Stars of Bethlehem (orange) as an indoor plant. It has finished flowering and the leaves seem to be withering. Please advise if I can plant the bulbs outdoors, if they can survive the cold…

Azaleas*

Can I plant a store bought indoor azalea outside in Toronto?…

Help with corn plant*

I inherited the enclosed plant. It used to have leaves on the top off the stem that fell off . could you name this plant & tell me how to manage it, should I cut the stem?  …

Low light indoor climber*

Looking for an indoor plant in our north-facing bathroom. Ideally a climber, but we’d consider a plant that would eventually grow larger. Thank you!…

Wilting bougainvillea*

My Bougianvillea wilts in the sun. third floor apartment patio full sun for about 4-6 hours potted plastic container sits on a table I water when needed but not too much fertilize once every 2 months in the summer I’ve…

Kalanchoe*

I have been successful in growing and blooming kalanchoe from cuttings but they grow tall. How do I make it grow shorter and compact with more branches? These are ones I planted last summer and have been sitting in my…

Pollinators*

If I am on a 6th floor, my balcony is enclosed with a bird mesh, I cannot expect flowers for a second season can I, as there are no pollinators arriving inside the mesh to sit on my plants? My…