Amur Tamarisk

Doug Reberg here from the Stratford and District Horticultural Society. I’m currently preparing an online guide to public gardens of Stratford, which has taken me into gardens I hadn’t visited for quite some time. The Catharine East garden is one,…

Spreading in my garden

I’m trying to identify this plant, my suspicion is it is a weed. Thanks for your assistance

Trumpet Vine

Was recommended a trumpet vine to grow up a pergola. However, many horror stories about this vine can be found online. Granted most of these are from the southern states. Still, it will be planted next to a patio and…

Identify a plant -Goutweed

I am assisting a friend with a garden cleaning, and they have a large area covered by some plant that I don’t recognize. Can you help me. Someone told me it could be raspberry.

Tiger Eyes sumac

I have planted three of these, two this year and one about two years ago. They are supposed to be non-invasive; however, I have read on gardening forums that many gardeners (e.g., in Northern Illinois) are now finding that after…

lemon balm

In England we call it lemon balm. In the garden of the house that my son has brought it is growing everywhere like a weed. Is there anything we can do to get rid of this? I had managed to…