Quick Spreading weed

Could you please identify this weed? It’s quite invasive and spreads quickly. The soil is clay and it is growing in the shade of a cedar hedge! We have not seen a flower. It’s 1 foot tall and wide .…

Dividing hostas

Hello, I am wondering if it is too late in the season to divide hostas. Would it be better to wait until spring and, if so, how early should I do it. Thanks, Lesley…

Transplanting a Poppy Plant to Parry Sound

O We would like to transplant a poppy plant from our garden in Markham to a garden south of Parry Sound. We originally got the poppy from my father in laws property in Scarborough. It managed very well for 6…

Starry false Solomon’s seal from seed

Good afternoon. I have a single plant of Starry false Solomon’s seal. It flowers every year but this year it produced berries which are now bright red. I opened one and there are two beige seeds inside. Are they likely…

Propagation of boxwood

I’m planning to propagate some boxwood cuttings this year but have many questions before I get started. 1. Is it possible to do the entire operation outdoors? I have no greenhouse, and limited space inside. 2. Is it possible (and…

Growing Eastern Prickly Pear Cactus

Hello Gardening Master, What plant is this? Can this plant survive the winter in Toronto? Is it perennial for Toronto’s climate zone? Since this is my first time owning a Prickly Pear Cactus, I would appreciate your advice on how…

Advice on Succulent Propagation

Hello, We recently moved and brought some succulent cuttings with us. These succulents came from succulent plants that grew out of my wedding bouquet so I would really like to preserve them and for the plant to grow again. I…