Fruit tree – Grafting

Hello, I would like to learn Fruit tree grafting techniques. can any master gardener help me ?  …

over wintering seedlings

i have been very successful in propagating seedlings from pods that i collected from a neighborhood kentucky coffee bean tree but i have been singularly unsuccessful in getting them through the winter. my question is: what have i done incorrectly?…

My potted Rex begonias are overgrown

I have 3 varieties of Rex begonias in pots, which they’re now growing out of.  The stalks are almost bare of leaves, except at the ends.  And there are stems, or branches, growing out of the soil. My poor begonias…

Classroom garden

To whom it may concern, I am a teacher in toronto and would like to start a classroom garden; something I could get kids involved in. I would use pots and would like edibles and flowers that would be ready…

Tulips: Chilling for spring planting

Hello, I’d like to plant tulips, and perhaps other spring blooming bulbs, but I didn’t do it in the fall. Can I plant tulip bulbs in containers now,for this spring and keep them in the garage until it warms up?…

Planning my garden

Hello! I just purchased a home and was lucky to get 1/2 an acre of land to grow on! There is a green house already built as well. I’m looking to plant a huge vegetable/fruit garden in my backyard, all…

Elephant Ear plants

Years ago I purchased 2 elephant ear plants from a local garden centre. Today I have approximately 20 some odd plants, that have done very well in my pond over the summer. Each fall, I bring them indoors, to allow…

Overwintering Shrub Cuttings

Hello There, I have several rooted cuttings of Daphne, Fothergilla, Korean Spice Viburnum, Summersweet and Hydrangea, which I took from plants in my garden this spring/summer. They are in my cold frame at the moment, but I am wondering if…

Planting seeds from red berried tree

I have acquired some seeds from a shrub or a tree that has red berries.  I brought them home as decoration.   I see there are seeds in the berries. I’d like to plant them in the community garden.  Is this…