Tanyosho pine with damaged canopy

Hello, I live in the east GTA and purchased a tanyosho pine last year that suffered a substantial amount of needle loss and branch die-off in the spring. I ended up concluding it was suffering from a fungal problem (candles…

potato plants

My potato plants were doing very well, then in the past week, one by one, plants are looking like they are wilting or in desperate need of water, yet potato plants right beside them are thriving. ¬†Within one week, half…

Help with Serbian Spruce

I have a mature Serbian spruce which seems “dead” . It was alright till Aug 2017 and in Sep I noticed the lower branches shedding needles and by fall, the entire tree.This spring, no growth and seems gone. I have…

Apple Scab on my Flowering Crab Tree?

Last year our flowering crab tree looked beautiful, as usual, when the flowers opened in mid May. The leaves came on afterwards as always, but in late June the leaves turned yellow and brown and by mid July they had…

Cherry Tree -Black Knot

My cherry tree has a big knob on one of the branches I was wondering what it is. It is in full sun. We have clay soil. I think we are in zone 5 here in Schomberg ON…

Grape Vine Problem

Hello – I’m located at College and Dufferin and have a well established grape vine in my backyard. I don’t know the variety – the grapes are green, seedless, small and quite sour. We love the vine for the shade…

Tree identification requested

Can you help in identifying several trees growing on our road. I’ve walked this road for over 30 years and only recently noticed it while the white/greenish fruit-like was on it earlier. It now has a roundish green/blush berry or…

Japanese Kerria, double

I have had this shrub for several years and it has bloomed well. Last year I had it trimmed in the fall and this year it bloomed in the Spring. In the late summer I was surprised to find that…