Hydrangea bush

I live in SW Ontario My hydrangea bush did not flower this year. I did not prune it last year or this spring. Would this be the reason for no blooms? When should I prune it to get it ready…

Emerald Cedar

I have two different varieties of emerald cedars. One has a denser foliage with shorter needles and an overall appearance that is a brighter green. The other is a darker green with longer needles. Other than aesthetics, is one better…

Trees

Hi, I would like to know the types of trees which allow sun to come through and have leaves that fall off (naturally)early in the fall. I would like to plant trees this fall.…

Pruning Globe Cedars

My 4 year old globe cedars have just been pruned because they were starting to become too unruly and we want to achieve a hedge (20 metres long) that will remain about 20 cm high. There are a few small…

Privet Hedge

I have a privet hedge in my front yard that is too high and wide for my small front yard. Can the hedge be cut back to the ground in order to start over? If not, how far from the…

Annabelle Hydrangea

I am in the Muskoka region near Parry Sound. Exposure of annabelle hydrangea plants is western. For some reason the blooms turned prematurely green. Please explain why.…

privacy hedges

I have a property in the Haliburton highlands. It is heavily treed with mainly maple, hemlock, fir and pine. As a result much of the property is shaded most of the time. The soil is sandy and well drained. I…