Shedding evergreens

Hello :) I have a question about our thuja evergreens (of exact name I’m not sure) that are about 7-9 years old. They are planted along our driveway. We protect them from winter salt, but never cover them with burlap.…

Emerald Cedar turning brown

I planted 10 five foot emerald cedars this year in April. I water them everyday. I don’t know what type of soil I have but all my neighbours have nicely grown cedars and other trees. One of my cedars started…

Planting Emerald cedar

Hi I live in Maple, in a new subdivision and I am looking to plant 10 x 5 foot Emerald cedar in my back yard as hedging; I purchased them from Lowes last weekend, but my soil is mostly clay…

Fertilizing emerald cedar trees

I planted 140 emerald trees in 2014 Easter- long weekend. This year I was told to fertilize and use 30-10-10. My question is what is better the water solution fertilizer or the granules. I do not want to over fertilize. …

Eastern white cedars browning

Hello, last fall I planted an eastern white cedar hedge. All of the trees were approx 6 ft tall, they were planted at the edge of a forest. In the last month or so sections have started to brown. Even…

privacy hedges

I have a property in the Haliburton highlands. It is heavily treed with mainly maple, hemlock, fir and pine. As a result much of the property is shaded most of the time. The soil is sandy and well drained. I…