Seed Pod

Thank you for identifying this seed pod. We have decided that we will plants the seeds. We noticed that the tree had different shaped pods, do we need to find a “male” and a “female” seed pod or do we…

Grass seed

If grass seed is old will it still germinate?…

Growing black oil sunflower and millet seeds for birdseed

Please provide information on 2 types of seeds used for birds – black oil sunflower seeds, millet, including where to purchase the seeds.  I want to grow plants so I have an ongoing harvest of these seeds for the birds.…

Clivia small bulbs

I have a Clivia plant, I keep it indoors all year long and it blooms about twice a year. Sometimes, after the blooms, some little bulbs remain and I don’t know what to do with them. Is this where the…

Growing Avocado From Pit

What is the best way to grow an avocado from a pit? I have it on toothpicks resting in water.  Should it be in soil instead?    …

Maple tree seed

Hi I am from Mexico, and in vacation in Toronto, I am looking for maple tree .…

Japanese Maples

Hi there, I’m wondering where in Toronto I could buy seeds for Japanese Maple trees within the next week (early February) in Toronto? Thanks…

Germinating Alaskan Poppy seeds

I am trying to germinate Alaskan Poppy seeds. It has been about a month. They are on a window sill. I’m watering them and nothing is happening. I have grown them before but started them about a month earlier this…

Wave petunias going to seed

Why do wave petunias start to seed part way through the summer? They looked good for June and most of July, then the flowers became sparse and started to produce seeds. I have them planted in planters in front of…