Winter care for a young magnolia

I planted my babe last May. I took proper care over all this time. Now it is time to cross fingers. I live around High Park In Toronto. I also read that mulch and a Bilbao May help to take…

top heavy hydrangea standard

Three years ago, we planted a hydrangea standard in our garden. Presently, it is about 6 ft high with its head being about 1.5 ft in height with a diameter of about 2.5ft. In strong winds, the 1.25 inch diameter…

Plants for wind break from Lake Simcoe west winds

I live south of Orillia, just off the east side of Lake Simcoe. It’s the lake, a house, a small road and then me. The way our homes are situated, the winds blow between the TWO lakeside houses and up…