When can I dig these up to move them?

Hi. I have a little juniper seedling, a flowering quince and a katsura seedling that I’d like to dig up to move and grow someplace else. When is the best time to dig them… fall or early spring? Thanks. –…

Fertilizing white and black cedars in fall

I used Miracle Grow cedar spikes on my white and black cedars in the spring. On the box, it recommends using the spikes at the end of autumn as well as in the spring. I always thought that cedars weren’t…

Dying Boxwood

Hello . I have a row of Boxwoods that have been totally stripped in last month . Will these have any chance of foilating next year ? Is there something I can do to salvage them ? I noticed a…

Cedar Tree browning / dying

I planted this Cedar tree last year and it was fine during winter but it started to brown in the spring/summer time. I noticed that the soil was always moist and figured that water is not draining so I started…

Cedar tree trunk bark damage

One of the cedars in my 30 year old hedge has lost it’s bark around the base at about the height I’d expect a mouse to chew.  I heard if bark is disrupted like this a tree will die.  Is…

Needle cast disease on Colorado Blue Spruce

Needlecast disease on 2 Colorado blue spruce killed both trees in less than a year. Trees have been removed and stumps ground. Question: Do I need to discard the soil to prevent contamination of replacement plants? No more spruces will…

Fast growing evergreen hedge

I just want to make sure I get the right trees for my area. I live Southern Ontario (Essex County). I would like a fast growing evergreen to block neighbors view. I like on a farm with horses and trees…

weeping dwarf trees

I have a balcony facing north in Toronto I receive afternoon sun. Any recommendations for trees that would endure our winters in a pot and what type of pot should I use? Could I keep a tree like this indoors?…