Growing peppers

I grow beautiful bell peppers, shepherd peppers and chilli peppers. Unfortunately when I cut them open they are full of worms. This is heartbreaking. Is there some kind os spray that I can use to prevent or eliminate the infestation…

Yews and toxicity

My question is about yew trees or shrubs.  I’ve been told that they are toxic or poisonous if you eat it.  I have one that I want to take out and plant vegetables or other food in the same space. …

Tomatoes growing season

Hi, I live in Woodbridge , I planted romaine tomato’s seeds indoor. Now that they are seedlings, when and how should I transplant them,I also want to grow carrots, when should I sow Them and how deep. Thx , take…

beginners garden toronto

Hello, I have a large backyard just north of toronto and plan to start a veggie/fruit garden this year with my son. I have NO IDEA where to start or how to do it, I am not a good gardener…

Designing a backyard garden – Assignment

Hello, I am a student in Grade 10, and I have an assignment where I would require the opinion of a professional gardener about the garden that I have designed. I was wondering if you guys could spend a few…

Raised Beds

I am planning to put in raised beds in my vegtable garden. How high do you recommend making them? how large (the whole plot is 10×16) so I am trying to decide how many would be best? what material to…