Best time for planting a fruit tree semi dwarf

  Can you please advice the best time ( months ) for planting an organic fruit tree semi dwarf ? Is it good time end of months of May? Where Can I find certified organic nursery fruit tree in GTA…

Raspberry Joan J

Hi, Is there any Joan J raspberry available in Ontario and particularly in Toronto? I could not find any. Thanks.…

Fruit tree – Grafting

Hello, I would like to learn Fruit tree grafting techniques. can any master gardener help me ?  …

No fruit on my apple tree in my back yard !

Hello, I live in the Victoria Park and Danforth area of Toronto. About 7, or 8, years ago I planted an apple tree, not sure what variety, but it produces very few blossoms, and practically no fruit. I also planted…

Chigago Hardy Fig tree

I planted a Chicago Hardy Fig plan in June of this year, and it has grown to about 2 1/2 feet high. It looks like growth stalled a month or so ago, or earlier. I have been reading conflicting opinions…

Persian Lime Plant

First of all I want to thank you for accepting my question. I have a 4 year old Persian Lime plant, Last year It gave given me 3 nice lovely limes. BUT I do get a lot of flowers and…

Apple and Nectarine tree pests

Good Afternoon; As you know, in Ontario we can’t use commercial pesticides on residential property. I have two apple and one nectarine tree. What would you recommend I use in all the stages of fruit development so I can achieve…

ladybugs and fig tree fruit

I am writing to ask for some ideas on how to address the problem of ladybugs eating the ripened figs from our fig trees. Last autumn most of the fruit of our fig trees was eaten just before it became…

How to recover from bad pruning

I recently moved into my house and have pruned the branches on the grape trees in my backyard.  Now their is juice coming out of where I pruned. How can I do to help the trees recover from this mistake?…