overwintering Pennisetum setaceum ‘Fireworks’

Good morning, I have grown, Fireworks Fountain Grass, Pennisetum setaceum ‘Fireworks’ all summer in a pot on my patio. It still looks beautiful. I would like to overwinter it. Online I am reading conflicting information on keep it in the…

What to plant in retaining wall planter box

If you could please suggest some plant ideas for this planter box…I would like height (to hide wall behind) and perhaps some colour. The box is 3 ft x 5 ft At first I thought 3 Degroot cedars…then I thought…

Bamboo in Toronto

Hello, We have a rooftop garden in a Toronto Condo and wanted to know if Bamboo would grow well in a container? If so, is there a recommended type? Many thanks,…

Terrace planters and grasses

We have just moved to a condo, on the main floor and we have a west facing terrace which spans about 40′. We were thinking of planting some taller grasses in spots to provide a moderate screen and greenery. (About…

Winterize ornamental grass in container

I live in Ottawa, and would like to do some container planting with ornamental grasses, specifically Hakonechloa macra ‘Aureola’ or Golden Variegated Hakone grass. I have no space to sink the plants into the ground for the winter. Is there…