Grape vines

Hello! I live in Toronto and I got my house with beautiful grapes vines already growing and producing wonderful grapes. I love the canopy so much too! But rats have come and found the grapes and are grossing me out!…

Pink spots on grape leaves

My 4 year old grape vine is in a sunny spot getting 8-9 hours of sun in Mississauga ontario has developed pinkish red spot on leaves. Will up load a picture. What to stop and prevent it? Thank you.…

Grapes

I have Somerset Grape Vine and Magenta Grape vine which I planted last year and they are coming out well. Questions: 1) I want guidance on fertilizing them. Want to avoid harmful fertilizers? 2) I have provided 20″ X 20″…

Plum tree fertilizer

1) I planted a American plum tree, a Canada Plum tree and a Tecumseh Plum Tree last year. They are healthy. But I want to know what kind of fertilizer and soil I should use. I want to avoid chemical…

Grapes ID

I have a vine in my garden which produces grapes every year, I believe they are ontario grapes and edible or can be used for jam etc. I’ve read your website and believe these aren’t poisonous, perhaps you can advise.…

Transparent or Opaque Greenhouse?

I’ve researched the difference between transparent and opaque greenhouse coverings on the web and wondering if you agree for my application the transparent covering is better? Here’s what I have read: Opaque: mature plants, diffuses and provides more even light,…

grape vines

Hi there, I would like to know where I can purchase green and red wine grape that I can tie and grow on my backyard fence. It is for hobby purpose. I live near victoria park and st.clair, and pur…

Grapes and dwarf fruit varieties

I am looking for varieties of fruits to plant in my garden. would you be able to tell me the good varieties (names) for each fruit that I have given below. I live in Northern Scarborough. (I am NOT asking…

How to grow strawberries, asparagus and grapes

I am building some raised beds in the my garden in Mississauga, but I am new to growing food. Is it too late to plant these in July? Seeds or plants or what?   I have planted some vegetable seeds in…