Wrapping plants on a BALCONY

Hi there, I am wondering if I need to wrap in burlap my boxwood – mountain green – over the winter. Also Korean dwarf lilac and Japanese cotoneaster. Also, should I position them together and in a protected area. I…

Tall Shade Shrub or Small Tree

Live in Toronto, small backyard patio with a fence around it. Looking for some tall, narrowish trees or shrubs that need little to no sun but will be colourful or interesting and can live in a pot. Happy to have…

Overwintering Ruellia brittoniana

Hi. I have grown a ruellia brittoniana/simplex plant in a large pot with ordinary potting soil for two years. In the summer it goes outside in the sun and in the winter I have put it in a bright spot…

Golden creeping jenny and gaura lindheimeri (pink cloud)

The creeping jenny are in containers in a fence bracket & they beautifully trail down at least 3 ft – do I cut these trails off to the soil level before storing the containers undercover for the winter? The lindheimeri…