Something is eating my boxwood [caterpillars]

Hello, I have 16 mature boxwoods planted along the fence (facing east and north). 3 out of 16 plants look very very unhealthy. These 3 are located in sunny spot ( the rest are in more shady area, and some…

king maple and caterpillars

why am I seeing a number of caterpillars hanging down from my king maple? The tree is 52 yrs old. Is there a potential issue for the tree and what can I do about it in a safe way? The…

Bugs infestation on bush

Please see photos.  This is the 2nd year all the leaves have been eaten.  Last year, I did not notice the bugs, maybe I did not look closely, but just this week I saw all these black little bugs everywhere…

Something’s eating my Baptisia australis

I planted my large healthy specimen, from a reliable nursery, less than a month ago. Now a handful of branches have round bites on the leaves. (See leaves below.) Please advise. (I have hort oil, and slug powder, but will…

Sudden Infestation of a Blue Spruce

Hello, we have two dwarf blue spruce plants in our front yard and our neighbour has a very similar plant that she says is a “tree” rather than a dwarf – I’m not sure of the differences, but hers when…

Yellow azaleas

Good morning. I live in North Toronto in climate zone 6a. I bought a yellow azalea two years ago from Sheridan nurseries. Last spring all the leaves were eaten, so it didn’t bloom. This spring the same thing happened, including…