Mysterious flower-Clarkia

I live in Toronto. I planted this flower from a seed bomb. I don’t know what it is. It is growing in full sun in a flower box. I don’t know what kind of flower it is. Thank you for…

My geraniums are dying

My geraniums are dying and I am not sure how to revive them. My balcony faces west and they receive afternoon sun. I water them daily but the leaves are turning red and they look scraggly.…

How to pinch back Petunias

What is the correct method for pinching back petunias. Is it pruned back to the end of the stem for that flower?…

APPLEBLOSSOM ROSEBUD PELARGONIUM

My Aunt had been propagating an Appleblossom Rosebud Pelargonium for the last 50 years. She lost it this winter. Do you know where we could get one? It looks like the Canada Perlargonium Society isn’t running anymore? I can’t find…

Shade Path

Hi, I have a section of my backyard that I want to do something specific with. In the photo I’m attaching you will see a garage and a garden. Behind the dogwood I want to create a little path that…

When to Plant Sweet Pea

Hello, I live in Windsor Ontario, I believe zone 7a. I am planting sweet peas this year. What would be the best method? Sow outdoors in early spring or start indoors? I plan on planting in an area that is…

Tomato and Pepper plants indoor dieback

Last year when I was starting peppers and tomatoes in an indoor electrically lighted/heated area when I experienced a big yellowing phenomena in primarily tomatoes and peppers. My watermellons also suffered, but I think I started them too early, so…

Begonia maculata or polka dot begonia

Hello I am trying to locate a specific type of begonia and wonder if you can tell me where I may find one or a cutting. It’s a maculata or polka dot cane begonia  …