Plant Identification

I have this plant that I have been trying to identify. It is surprisingly very sturdy. Sometimes it would go for weeks between waterings and yet it stays green. I keep it indoors in a room that gets light but…

Poison Hemlock?

I have a rather large plant in my garden that I don’t remember planting. I posted pictures on an Ontario gardener Facebook page but I am getting lots of different suggestions. One was poison hemlock. It does look similar from…

Tree Identification

Is this a native tree to Ontario? Does it produce berries for birds? Can it grow in part shade?

Species identification

Hello: I bought this unnamed plant (from a local person’s garden) yesterday. We are in Zone 6a or 5b (borderline). Just wondering what species it is, please. Looks like mint leaves. Thanks!

Unidentifiable Shrub

I planted this shrub five years ago and it has never flowered. Any ideas what it is? It came from Vesey’s Nursery labelled as dwarf Joe Pye weed!

plant identification

Do you know the name of this plant. It is in a container on my south-west balcony in Toronto which gets lots of sun and wind. It just popped up and none of the seeds that I planted look like…

Plant ID Asparagus fern

I picked up this ( I believe it is a shrub) from a Toronto flower shop with no identifiable information in it. The sellers did not know either. It seems like a miniature evergreen but not spiky.…

Plant ID

I found this tree with the most unusual leaves & bark. I have looked through all of my books & cannot find it anywhere. Can you help me?…

Virginia creeper

Earlier this year, in my backyard (in Etobicoke) along the fence line I removed what appeared to be a very invasive vine that had been building up over the years. I though I had dug everything up. After that I…

Plant ID Polka dot plant

Hi I was gifted this plant last year and I’m trying to identify what it is and if I can plant it in the garden and have it survive the winter. In the summer outdoors it turns a bright pink…