Pruning Annabel Hydrangeas

I planted two hydrngeas in a mostly shady area. During the last month the edge of the leaves turned brown. I am wondering about pruning and read on one blog that they should be cut to the ground and on…

shrub ID

what kind of shrub is this??…

control of magnolia scale

Is there a good control for magnolia scale? A life stage (nymph or adult) and time of ;year the scale is more vulnerable? The site is full sun and the other plants in the bed are growing well but this…

I don’t think these are either choke or pin cherries.

I don’t think these are either choke or pin cherries. so what type of cherries/berries are these? the bush is about 4 feet high, the berries came out in late August. these pics were taken in Sept. the location is…

Little Gem Magnolia

Is there a miniature saucer magnolia available from a Canadian source? I have seen images of the Little Gem, but it seems more of a bush than the elegance of a magnolia tree. thanks…

Cornelian Cherry Dogwood (Cornus mas)

Hello For long time I am looking for Cornelian Cherry Dogwood (Cornus mas) tree to plant it on my backyard. I would greatly appreciate any help in this matter. Please let me know me if you know where I can…

Help in identifying a tree

    Hello, Thank you for your e-mail to help me in identifying a tree. I have now attached a photo of the leaf. Are you able to identify which tree it is exactly, now?  …

Shrub Identification

Hi, spotted this black leaf shrub on day trip to Acton, Ontario weekend of September 20th. It was about 4 feet high and I could not see any flowers, just the lovely purple black leaves. Though it could be sand…