Insulated Outdoor Container

I would like to build insulated planters to sit on my outdoor deck in Mississauga, and into which I plan to plant a vine to grow up to the trellis above. (I will provide appropriate support for the vine to…

Ferns on a balcony

Which ferns would grow well on an east-facing balcony with about 1 hour of morning sunlight? I would like to plant several different varieties for maximum visual impact. Could they survive winter?…

Ornamental cabbages and chrysanthemums

I would like to know how long the ornamental cabbages and mums stay in the garden.  I would like to transplant them from the urns to the ground.  We live in the Don Mills and Finch area of Toronto. Thanks…

Overwintering plants in pots

I have several large pots of perennials and small shrubs that I would like to save. The only indoor space I have is the laundry room, which has no natural light. I was wondering if I could put them in…

blue berry bushes

Can a blueberry bush be overwintered outside in a pot in toronto?…