Hand pollination

I was wondering if zucchini needs to be hand pollinated. Do zucchini grow better when hand pollinated. How long does female flowers open? What time of the day do they start to open? Would you share any tips in terms…

The leaves of tomato seedlings are yellowing

The leaves of my tomato seedlings are yellowing. What might cause the problem? How to solve the problem. Can I transplant them now or should I leave them in the pot until they become stronger . Thank you.…

Combination of challenges

My dog has done his business and killed the grass, so I would like to replace it with ground cover, and 2-3 types of plants of different heights. It would be nice to have flowering, evergreen and/or edible plants, maybe…

Shanghai baichoi

My Shanghai Bokchoi leaves are turning yellowing . What might cause the problem?…

Garlic

Hello. We keep growing garlic despite not being very successful. Classic huh? The bulbs get planted in the fall. We have rotated locations. The plants grow happily and we harvest after the scapes … we dry the product and start…

Cherry tomatoes

When is it safe to plant cherry tomato seedlings in the ground in Toronto?…

School Gardening Project

Hi I currently have a garden project where I get the feedback from an expert gardener. I am in zone 6a, it is fairly sunny where I am. I would appreciate any sort of feedback that you experts have to…

Hoop Tunnels

I recently built several hoop tunnels over my vegetable bed but I am not exactly sure how to grow things inside. I was wondering what type of vegetables should be planted first inside. How often should the plastic be opened…