privacy fence

Hi l live in Maple Ontario. The yard is southern exposure and the privacy fence I want to place is on the west side. The soil is very is sandy, but is always wet. I wanted to achieve privacy and…

Planting Lavender in zone 4 sandy soil

Hello I have a large area, full sun and on a slope with sandy soil. Can I plant lavender and other drought Tolerant plants with out amending the soil? Thank you for your help Heather…

Converting sandbox into a vegetable garden

I would like to convert my son’s old built-in sandbox into a vegetable garden. It is located in a part of our backyard where it gets a lot of sun each day. It was built with plywood at the bottom.…

Front Garden

I live in The Beaches area of Toronto in an east facing property. I am looking for suitable plants for the front bed, and a fast growing evergreen hedge between myself and my neighbour’s property. I am also considering putting…