I have just read an article on hydrangeas, saying that some hydrangeas flower on the old wood? Eureka! Is pruning mine back each spring the reason why the bush has luscious green growth, but no flowers?
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How to permanently get rid of the hundreds of maple saplings (about 2-3 inches tall) which grew naturally from dropped keys?
How do I eliminate slugs?
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Peonies and iris aren’t too demanding. You could apply liquid fish fertilizer in early spring, when new growth starts. Divide iris every few years.
I have some crocus clumps that need to be split and divided. Do I do that now or wait until Fall planting time?
Beverly asks about impatiens plants due to the powder mildew issue that hit them a few years ago. Have the growers been able to develop a replacement?
Beverley asks what type of fertilizer does one use on spring bulbs once they have flowered. Most experts recommend feeding them twice a year.
Pamela in Sarnia asks why the daffodils she plants each fall bloom the following spring but never again. Beckie provides tips on what’s needed to re-bloom.