Growing Marigolds from Seed and Cross Pollination

How can I prevent my marigolds from cross pollinating with other marigolds of different varieties?  I want to harvest seeds that will grow and look just like their parents.  My yard is really small, so each of my marigolds (they…

Seeds

In cleaning up for the new year I have found in used seeds some have a plant date and others don’t. Can these seeds be used?…

Grow Me Some Veggies

I would like to pay someone to turn some seeds I have into veggies for me to eat.…

Hyacinth Vines + Seed Collection

I planted some hyacinth vines in my garden this year and they are now producing seed pods. Do I pick those pods now and dry them indoors or wait until they wither on the vine ?…

Lupin Seeds

Last year I germinated lupin seeds and successfully planted them, They were admired by all and everyone around. This year I guess I did a very big mistake. I germinated the seeds that I collected with different colors from friends…

Tree Seeds

Hi I am traveling to Toronto in the next few weeks and I would like to buy seeds for some of your native trees and try and grow them. Where can I purchase seeds?…

Planting Info

When and how do I plant the tubers of the cyclamen hyderifolium. I gather in a moist part sun part shady location. Will they survive a Toronto winter?…

Planting at School

Our school’s eco club would like to start indoor planting. It’s the last week of March and we were wondering whether it’s too early to start planting. If not, what should we start with…vegetable seeds? What types of seeds grow…