Weeds*

I live in Thornhill. I have 2 weeds driving me crazy. The first is bindweed. I’ve used a torch on it and tried to dig up the roots. Neither works. This year I have a new weed pest. It looks…

Succulents*

Hello. I would like to know if I can use insecticide to prevent bugs on indoor succulents. I would like to use it before I get a bug problem, which I always do with houseplants. Also, do you know of…

Insect affecting hydrangea*

I live in the Markham area, I experienced this last year and can see it is happening this year too. My hydrangea are getting there new leaves, however, some of the leaves are closed shut like a cocoon. When i…

Pill Bugs*

Hi, Every year my front and rear garden is overrun with pill bugs. We are in east York and have sandy soil. Since we’ve moved in four years ago, I’ve put a lot of time into our garden and every…

Bulbs for Naturalizing: A Toronto Master Gardeners Guide

  Spring flowering bulbs add colour and interest to an area as they often bloom earlier than other flowers. Some add fall colour. This gardening guide provides information related to choosing and growing ornamental bulbs that naturalize easily. The information…