Browning of weeping mulberry

I live in Vaughan. My weeping mulberry is browning. Almost 95% of the leaves are brown and have holes in them. I have three trees only the sick one has berries. The other two are still fine. I tried to…

Crabapple Tree – Help!

We have two large crabapple trees whose leaves have become yellow with brown spots, wilty and with the occasional hole in the leaf. The leaves are falling off the tree in droves and the bark of the tree has the…

what to plant in front of a privet hedge

Hello, My neighbour has a privet hedge on the property line. On my side, my garden slopes up to the hedge. I have always had a rock garden there, but would now like to plant something that requires less maintenance…

Yellow Rose

Can you kindly recommend a beautiful yellow rose (scent is optional) that will grow in my new home in Mississauga? Lots of sun and new soil.…

White Hydrangea

Can you suggest a white hydrangea with conical flowers that will grow in a partly shaded location on a slight slope (soil tends to be on the dry side). I have planted Tardivia and have not had many blooms from…

pear trellis rust

Hi, I believe our ornamental pear trees have trellis rust. We have five in total. They are planted next to cedars not junipers. We do have junipers in the front of the house and are unsure if surrounding neighbours also…

Hydrangea not flowering

Following up on an earlier question from someone in Ottawa with a non-flowering hydrangea which flowered beautifully last year. I have the same problem and did not prune the hydrangea at all so that is not a factor. Last year…

Weed tree — what is it?

I am noticing these everywhere – including along my neighbour’s fence near my house. It grows very very quickly. The leaves are kind of furry. I’m sure everyone knows this but me, but the only invasive weedy tree I have…

rose of sharon bush

when is best time to trim rose of sharon and how much can you take off. Mine is rather large and I am tempted to cut it well back?…