Daffodils not blooming…

Last growing season I must have been impatient or careless regarding the pruning of my daffodils; probably the former – “impatient”.. In other words I probably cut the daffodil leaves and spent buds back too soon. Because, several of my…

Tulip, Narcissus, Daffodils and Hyacinths Bulbs

Should I take the old flowers off bulbs when they are done flowering? Does this strengthen or weaken the bulb? How can I strengthen these flowering bulbs? I spent a lot last fall on over 100 tulips and over 100…

Nicotania sylvestres

Looking for nicotania sylvestres or alata to buy, have tried to grow from seed, but now looking for plants, thankyou…

Tulip, Narcissus (Daffodils) and Hyacinth Bulb Care

Should I take the old flowers off bulbs when they are done flowering? Does this strengthen or weaken the bulb? How can I strengthen these flowering bulbs? I spent a lot last fall on over 100 tulips and over 100…

Agapanthus

These 2 plants wintered over and the corms have now risen from the soil. They have no energy and loll about. What to do – transplant perhaps?      …

Dahlia Leaves Curling

I started tubers indoors, green stalk is thick 5 inches tall but green leaves are curling under. I have watered.  …

Growing from seed

I started growing plants from seed about four weeks ago. The plants are now getting very large. I seeded tomatoes, zucchini, green and yellow beans, zinnia, marigolds and nasturtium. They are very leggy, did I start too early as the…

Seeding grass

Hello, I am in Toronto, High Park area. Is it too soon to put out grass seed for long repair? I wanted to do it this weekend but I see the night temps are still quite chilly. I’m new to…

Spring bulbs, Daffodils and Tulips

I’ve planted daffodils each year for the last 4 years. The first year, they look great; the second year, there are half as many and the third year they’re often gone altogether. I have even less luck with tulips, many…