Hydrangea looks dead

Hi there, I have a 7-8 year old hydrangea (incrediball) in the south facing part of the house. Every year the plant has gotten bigger, has bloomed nicely and looks very lush. It gets full sun and I don’t usually…

Tree disease

Hello, Please help me in identifying the disease on this tree. There are black patches on the leaves. Thank you…

Identifying pests/disease on hedge

Hello, We have a hedge around the house which looks like boxwood, I have recently noticed some black spots and holes on the leaves, as well as ants and some other bugs, as you can see the photos. I was…

20 Yr Old Pin Oak with Leaf Scorch?

  What can I do to save the tree? Ends of leaves have turned brown and curl. Fuzz white nodes on underside of leaf at the apex of main vanes in the leaf.…

Lilac tree

Hi, I live in Barrie and this lilac tree is in part sun, sandy soil conditions. It was fine for a few years but last year it looked like it was starting to die. Top part of trunk looks dead…

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…