Asters or Weeds?

Asters or weeds? Can you identify the growing plants, which have seeded outside the pipe or barrier? I thought they were weeds, and left them to act as a barrier against ants moving near the house foundation, and entering, until…

Plant ID -Garlic Mustard

As a long time follower let me start by thanking you all for the service you provide! During an expedition into our backyard we slowly came to the realization we were being taken over by this unidentified plant (or is…

What kind of plant is this?

Hi, I am in North York and new to gardening and looking to plant some perennials in my front lawn in an area surrounding a cherry tree. I’ve already started to plant some hostas. There is a plant I’ve seen…

Transplanting a Clematis Virginiana

Hello. I live in Toronto. For years we have enjoyed a beautiful vine that has grown from my neighbor’s yard up an electrical pole and onto some wires across our yard. Though it does not sound great it is actually…

What is this plant/grass?

I saw this plant at the Canada Blooms exhibit but there was no label beside it, nor did the volunteers know its name. They gave me your business card & said to ask so I took a pic. (attached). Where…

Plant ID Polka dot plant

This is a very leggy potted plant that was left in my house by the previous owner.  It’s currently about 2 feet tall, and has always looked a little sickly.  It has no flowers, and the leaf colour varies, as…

Plant ID Tropical milkweed

The attached flowering plant is supposed to attract butterflies.  Can you assist in naming it for me?

What House Plant Is This?

Hello, just wandering if you could identify this house plant? Hope the three pics went through. Thanx:   …

Identifying wild grapes

Hello. I have noticed several vines bearing fruit on my walks in the Toronto ravines. I believe those are wild grapes but since I am not from the area originally, I want to make sure they are not poisonous before…

Plant I.D. – Pokeberry

This sprung up in my back yard last year and now it’s popping up all over the place. Will the birds eat the berries. How tall will it get? It started as a shrub and now looks like a tree…