Frequently Asked Gardening Questions

The Vancouver  Island Master Gardeners Association volunteers offer write-ups of some of the most frequent questions they receive at the Gardening Advice Line. These articles are written by volunteers of the Vancouver Island Master Gardeners Association.

Please click on the topic below for a detailed description:

What causes rot on tomato fruit?

What causes holes or tunnels in your potatoes?

How do I choose the best plants at a nursery?

How do I attract beneficial insects to my garden?

What are the black spots on my roses?

What are the large webs in trees occurring in late summer?

How do I care for Rhododendrons?

What should I do with bulbs after blooming?

What annuals do I choose for a fragrance garden?

What causes the irregular, orange patches on the leaves of my pear tree?

Please see Gardening Advice page to have your gardening questions answered by a volunteer from the Vancouver Island Master Gardeners Association.

Please see our Plant Picks page for detailed write-ups of plants at Milner Gardens. Written by volunteers of the Vancouver Island Master Gardeners Association.