Mushroom unknown

I found a mushroom growing in my yard that I have never seen before. After searching the internet, I was not able to fine a match or identify it. My concerns are if it is poisonous and / or an…

White Mould

Today I discovered white mould on my butternut squash leaves. They are next to our tomato plants. I live in Toronto and the garden gets full sun most of the day. How do I get rid of the mould? Tear…

“thing” growing in my lawn!

         Hello, something popped up in my lawn overnight and I would like to know how to deal with it.  Last night I noticed a spot in my lawn (about 10 x 5 cm) that looked like a deposit of bright…

cornus kousa chinensis

I have a 7 year old cornus kousa which is now 10 ft tall. It is nestled in my Toronto backyard, facing west. Sadly this year it did not bloom at all and recently some leaves are already beginning to…

Peony problem

Can someone tell me what’s wrong with this peony bush? It was planted by a previous owner and is unfortunately stuck beside a 10 foot cedar hedge. Someone said it’s mildew to which I tried an anti fungal spray. It’s…

What kind of tree/shrub are these?

Hello TMGs, I moved into a new house in Hillcrest Village and these plants are in the front and I have no idea what they are or how to take care of them.  I personally don’t like them very much,…

White mould on bay leaf plant

I have an indoor bay leaf plant, which has what I believe is a white mould. The plant has lost most of its leaves.  The leaves progressively turn a lighter colour on both sides as they die off.  You can…

Orange spots on pear tree leaves

The leaves on my backyard pear tree get orange spots; the leaves then turn brown, then black and fall off.  What is this?  It’s happening to my neighbour’s tree, too.      …

Boston ivy with brown spots on leaves

Mature Boston ivy climbing up a wood fence in shade develops brown spots and leaves dry up starting now. Narrow bed is probably poor soil. Has occurred for last 3 yrs. Also there could be tiny white insects. Thanks.…