Propagating Rose of Sharon

I have two Rose of Sharon plants in the backyard one is currently filled with new buds, the other did not return from winter. I want to take 5 or 6 cuttings from the from the existing plant because this…

paperbark maple

For the past 3 years I’ve had the same problem: my 13 year old paperbark maple tree looks very healthy every spring when it leafs out. Stating in about mid June, I start to see a few brown spots on…

tree for privacy

requesting recommendation for a tree to plant in backyard for privacy from rear neighbors. My backyard is south facing, slopes towards back fence, 40′ wide, with 3 meters of grass between a 2 meter wooden fence at border with rear…

Insect on Serviceberry shrubs

Good morning – I’m hoping you can help me with identification and eradication of an insect which leaves a white web on my largest Serviceberry, as well as eating the leaves on all 3 of my bushes. On two occasions…

Bilberry Plants

hi I have macular degeneration and have been trying to buy bilberry plants to put in my garden. this is a very hard undertaking. Do you sell these plants or know of anyone who does? I’m really getting desperate. thanks…

Japanese maple

After the long winter and wet spring that we have been getting, my huge Japanese maple has leaves coming up. However part of the trunk of the tree has develop white spots. There are also no leaves on certain branches…

My Japanese Maple tree

I have a Bloodgood Japanese Maple in a south facing location that was planted 6 years ago. It has done so well and looked beautiful and full until this spring when many of the branches remained bare. I went to…

Plum tree fertilizer

1) I planted a American plum tree, a Canada Plum tree and a Tecumseh Plum Tree last year. They are healthy. But I want to know what kind of fertilizer and soil I should use. I want to avoid chemical…