Need to Find the Right Tree Please

Hello! I live in a townhouse condo in Bowmanville, ON and have a small backyard space. I used to have a Manitoba Maple, that has since been removed. Now I am left with an open space and a view of…

Bonsai care

I live in an apartment and have purchased a small bonsai, a juniper, and want to know more about caring for it.…

Pruning overgrown smoke bush

This bush is in very good condition but needs to be pruned. It was lightly pruned about 2 years ago but it is very large now – about 15 ft high and 10 ft wide. I have seen advice on…

Pruning fruit trees

I live in Woodbridge, just outside Toronto. I have a fifteen year old golden delicious tree which has never been pruned and is just a bit taller than my two storey house. When should I prune it and how much…

Burnt leaves

Several of our trees have ‘burnt leaves’. It looks as if someone has put a match under them ie 1 our cornus, our tricoloured beech, a lady Di clematis, and an elm(young). Also our fringe tree,(weeping wisteria) looks like its…

Bark damage to Freeman Maple

I have skinned a tree. Damage is about 1 1/2 inches square. The base is 2 to 3 inches in diameter. Tree is a 15 ft high Freeman Maple. Do I need to apply anything to the damaged area?  …