Planting under a magnolia tree

We live in Toronto and recently moved into a new home with a gorgeous magnolia tree. The only thing currently growing under it are grape hyacinths – the previous owners had covered the whole area under the tree with small…

Growing under trees

I’ve a red oak and a tulip tree in the middle of small, midtown lawns. The oak faces west and was planted by the City of Toronto in the front yard, 5-6 years ago. The tulip tree we planted, in…