Unknown tree in distress

Hi, I recently moved into a new house and inherited a tree in my backyard. I am not sure what type of tree it is, and it seems to have had leaves last summer from what I recall before I…

Car crashed my young Magnolia

A car has crashed and broke completely my beloved young Magnolia. I bought it and planted it in spring. They said at the nursery that it was ready to bloom, but it hasn’t this year. Not surprised, it looked very…

Question about our Katsura Tree

We have a Japanese Katsura tree that I planted in the fall of 2013. In early summer of 2014 a raccoon attempted to climb on it as a shortcut off of our fence and snapped the trunk off about 4…