Pest infestation

Hi there, I contacted Agriculture Canada, and they referred me to master gardens of ontario. I have bug infestation in my yard. How to kill leatherjacket (crane fly Larvae) in my garden? They killed all my tomatoes, cucumbers, lettuce and…

Nematodes

Question:Can you recommend a plce where I can purchase Nematodes in Toronto? Many thanks…

Getting Rid of Cut Worms

Dear Sir or Madam, I have an allotment garden here in Toronto which I have been tending for over 10 years. I specialize in growing heirloom tomatoes. In the last two years I have noticed some cut worms in my…

Medium height coniferous tree, for Toronto

I am thinking about adding a couple of coniferous tree to my back yard for all-year interest and considering “Fat Albert” Colorado spruce, “Taylor Sunburst” pine, “Dragon Eye” pine or Pinus Nigra “Nana”. Are there any pine particular diseases that…

Grub control treatments

My garden care company wants to treat my lawn for grubs and I was wondering if I should go ahead and do the treatment as it is $100.  I have not seen any signs of gurbs, brown patches of dead…

Lawn Problems

My lawn is being torn apart because I have grubs, and the raccoons and squirrels are having a feast, which is fine. However, how can I get the lawn back?! Thank you for your help.…

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.…