Propagating Oriental Tree Lilies

My Lily Tree was going to die. I took the upper part into the house, put it in a clear vase, left it on the window ledge. It now has fibrous roots as well as what appears to be 2…

Planting Bulbs

My tulips and daffodils are so lovely right now that I would like to plant more in the fall for next spring. How can I identify the current bulbs so I don’t dig them up when I plant the new…

When exactly do crocus bloom in Toronto

Hello there Thanks for all your help. You all have been great helping others. Thank you again. My question this time, When does crocus bloom in Toronto. I would like to know the Month and the day (like mid, early,…

Damaged tulip bulbs

I was planting some bulbs over the weekend and I disturbed a few tulip ones that were there from the previous year. They had a growing shoot but I broke a few of them off with the spade – do…

Growing Hyacinth

How can I propagate a hyacinth – thinks it’s a bulb or corm. How many pieces should he cut these into and when is the best time. I see plants on sale now in full bloom, should I buy them.…

dutch windflowers

I’m a novice at planting bulbs. I bought many varieties to experiment with. I have 2 boxes of 20 dutch windflower bulbs that I haven’t opened or planted yet and I just read that they are hardy in zones 7-10.…

Growing agapanthus

Is it practical to grow agapanthus in Toronto area, either using a hardy species or by wintering it indoors?…