Black Cedar

i have a very imposing house behind my property i am looking to grow some fast growing cedars i would like native plants to my region which is norwich. 22 minutes south of woodstock climate zone is 6a full sun…

What trees you recommend for front yard in Toronto?

Hello. We have a new house in North Toronto that can benefit from two more trees on the front yard with full sun exposure. The two trees will be 25′ apart. Initially we wanted a Japanese Red Maple but think…

Backyard privacy

Our West facing back garden now looks into two modern houses with such enormous windows we can see straight through the houses. An 18 to 20 ft. Cedar hedge was replaced with an 8 ft wooden fence. I would like…

Fall tree planting

I want to plant a few trees at our cottage this fall but not sure what would work best in our area. Burnt river Ontario. I love umbrella trees but not sure if that is s good choice for that…

Eastern Redbud or other flowering tree?

Hello! I am on the landscaping committee for a condo in downtown Toronto, and the Board is looking into planting 2 – 3 ornamental trees as part of a rejuvenation project. They have considered flowering cherries to start, but I…

Trees that are exclusive to ontario only

Hi there! I am wondering if you know of any trees that grow in Ontario only, I am asking this because I am considering starting a business that sells trees that only grow in Ontario or Canada. Help ASAP would…

Pagoda Dogwood

We live in downtown Toronto and have a Pagoda Dogwood in our back yard. It stands 10- 12 feet tall in clayish soil, with a trunk around 4 inches. This spring it started to sweat from the top and the…

Tree Selection

I like advice on a native tree for my back yard. I have contacted LEAF about their back yard planting program but I don’t know which tree would be best for my small city backyard, which has lots of sun.…