Asclepias tuberosa

I’ve tried 7 times to establish this in my garden – from seeds, to purchases from very reputable nurseries, they never make it to spring. Everyone else – buddleia, echinops, monarda, etc, is happy to grow and prosper in my…

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…

Billberries

Hello, I am in Toronto, Ontario, and have been trying to grow billberries from seed. I purchased seeds from horizon herbs. They send the seeds in the dried berries. I have tried to freeze the seeds, soak the seeds, and…

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…

Daylily Seedlings – Next Steps in Fall

  I decided that I would try to sprout seeds in some soil – daylily seeds.  For a while I wondered whether they were good, because nothing was coming.  I thought it would take only about six weeks but it…

Sowing Seeds in June!

First time gardener! I just bought my first plant (lavender) and a big bag of triple mix as suggested at the store. I found some seeds a friend gave me years ago and I want to know what would be…