It sounds scandalous, but can Granny Smith cross pollinate with a Honey Crisp? Actually, it’s not a scandal. It’s a legitimate question posed to plant expert John Fech during the Channel 6 News Midday newscast Thursday.
To see the answer to that question, and others, click the video link to this story.
Among the other questions:
Someone severely pruned by my hydrangea a few years ago and it did not do well. This year, I did not touch it. Now it’s full of buds. Should I wait until the fall to do anything?
What should I use in my garden to boost the nutrients? Compost, hummus?
Is it possible to cut my spirea down to the ground now?