Sedum album ‘Coral Carpet’

Hi I want to consider Sedum album ‘Coral Carpet’ as a ground cover. My questions 1) Can they survive Toronto winter. I know the zone is saying in the label 2-9 but I do not believe these marketing labels 2)…

Overwintering plants

Hi, I would like to know what to do about these plants over winter. Blackberry – just planted it this summer, will it survive winter? or do I need to dig it out? Lavender – understand that it can survive…

Creeping Thyme

Your previous answer was so impressive. It did demonstrate great knowledge. I have another questions about Creeping thyme. I would appreciate if you can answer them for me 1) What is the color of ground hugging and mounding thyme? 2)…

Replanting herbs

Last year, I had some good success with sage, basil, chives, thyme, and rosemary. Excuse my ignorance, but do I need to dig those up and replant new ones, or just tend to the plants from last year. If just…
Golden Sage (Salvia officinalis 'Icterina')

Growing Herbs: A Toronto Master Gardeners Guide

  This gardening guide provides information on the growing requirements for a number of popular herbs. Herbs Parsley Parsley (Petroselinum spp.) is a hardy biennial plant but is best grown as an annual for culinary use. Seeds should be sown…