Beetles attacking early lilies

Japanese beetles are already starting to feed on the leaves of the earliest lilies that are out. I picked off seven. But they seem to be burrowed in the soil. What can I do?…

Japanese beetles – milky spore disease

I’ve read that milky spore disease will get rid of Japanese beetles, but I cannot seem to find a retailer that carries milky. spore powder. Are you aware of any in the GTA? Have you tried it? Does it work…

Japanese Beetles

We have a large infestation of Japanese beetles on our birch tree which is approx. 50 tall. What is the best treatment for this problem?…

Japanese Beetles

What cures are out there for getting rid of japanes beetles. Is a nematode treatment done in fall the only solution to kill them off? They have devoured my garden. Thanks!…

japanese beetles

for the past 3 years, my small garden has been infested and devoured by Japanese beetles comes end of July. I see them in many places around Toronto now and wonder whether the municipality can do something about spraying them…

Japanese beetles

Last year I had a lot of trouble with Japanese beetles.  I have some large ornamental cherries in my yard which I think attract them and they were eating all my roses.  This year I am going to take out…

japanese beetles

I live in Toronto, very close to TBG. Last year, the JB’s destroyed a whole wall of climbing hydrangea, and this year looks like it’ll be the same. They’re eating the only miniature rose I have (got rid of all…

grey grubs in the lawn

We live in Toronto. Sunny, dry conditions, clay soil with about 4 inches topsoil. How do we control grey grubs in the lawn.…