Plant Identification

Hi – I live in Mississauga. This garden faces East and gets morning sun and afternoon shade. The soil is heavy but not overly wet or full of clay. I’m not sure when in the season the plant first appears.…

Pink Japanese Climbing Hydrangea

I bought a Pink Japanese Climbing Hydrangea at Sheridan a few years go. It’s doing well and growing up my trellis and pergola. it’s about 8-10 feet now. It’s blooming this year for the first time ….and it’s white! What…

Vine Identification

Would you be able to identify this vine? It is growing in the shade in clay soil.

Wall Climbing Plant

I am interested in advice on a beautiful plant that will mature and cover the wall by climbing.  It is for an area that receives a lot of sun but little water (because it is sheltered from rain by the…

Grape Vines in the GTA

Hi there, where is a good place to purchase grape vines in the Gta? Hoping to get ones that are mature for home growing. Thanks!…

Placement of climbing vine next to fence

I have a wooden fence surrounding 2 of the 3 sides of my back garden. The third side is a chain-link fence that is mostly concealed by an evergreen hedge. The only part that is exposed is the last 5…

Vine for crumbling brick wall

I would like to plant vines that will hold together the crumbling brick at the front of my house in Toronto. Southern exposure, dry clay soil that can be improved, with some shade from 2 large maples.  …

Terrace Container Gardening

I have a large terrace with NW exposure and is sheltered by a 6 foot wall. The condo is in the Beach area of Toronto so very close to the lake. I am looking to make an empty space into…

Plants for a Hedge

I have 4’x4′ posts already cemented and ready for an 8′ tall & 56′ long wood privacy fence but I’ve changed my mind about installing a wooden fence. I am very much interested in some type of a living fence…