Repotting my jade plant

I have a large jade plant, that has been in a clay pot for about 12 years. At this point, the soil is so hard, that I can barely insert a sharp paring knife into it. It clearly needs to…

Succulent losing leaves

I also had a grow light on it from 10 pm to 7 am because it’s in an easy window during the day and gets little sun. Do you think this might be the cause of the dropping leaves? There…

Bear paw propagation

Hi, I have a bear paw succulent that has shed all its leaves in the last couple weeks. When I first got it, it shed a couple, which I attributed to the relocation. However, I’m not sure why the rest…

Sedum morganianum

Where would I be able to purchase Sedum morganianum (donkeys tail) in or around Toronto?…

Succulent Identification

Hello. I saw the most beautiful hanging succulent today and would like to know what it is called. It had very delicate light green vines with leaves on it and miniature rosettes (blue in this case) on the vines, maybe…

Trailing succulent

Hi, Would you be able to identify this trailing succulent for me? I’ve had it for two years (came with no label on it). Pointy leaves with hairy stems…has done well in my sunroom in part shade. Thanks.

Drought Tolerant Annuals: A Toronto Master Gardeners Guide

  As annual plants complete their lifecycle in a single season the concept of drought tolerance is a bit moot. Unlike perennials that can become drought tolerant after they are well established, our Southern Ontario short growing season means that…