Japanese maple tree

I’m not really sure if my tree is dying, or what I can do to improve it. The leaves are curled and dry and it is now spring.  Nothing has bloomed and part of the trunk (first layer) is peeling…

Brown Curling Leaves on Japanese Maple

I have a 7 foot Japanese Maple with leaves now fully emerged (mid-May and looking great).  For the past 4 years the leaves have browned and curled in early-mid summer.  I doubt it is weather variables (sun, water etc.) as…

Is my Japanese Maple dying?

When I found the leaves started to dry up and fall, I then planted it into the ground in front of our house, facing south.  It has been around two weeks time since then.  It seems like there are a…

japanses maple blood good in container

Hi I have a Bloodgood Japanese Maple that I purchased last spring.  It did well and it made it through winter and is now beginning to leaf but I find the leaves are droopy.  Its been a week and I…

Diseased plants – Japanese Maple

I wonder if you can advise me about my Japanese Maple that was planted in spring last year – see photo attached.  Midway through the summer it began to shed its leaves.   It does have buds on the tree now…

Winter Protection for Japanese Maple

Last year I was advised to put mulch around my Japanese maple to protect it over winter.  It seemed to succeed. This year I am going to do the same thing but when should I apply the mulch? Before or…

Japanese maple

I’d like to plant a Japanese maple in my front yard and would like to know where to buy one? I’d also like to know if this is a good time to plant one or should I wait until the…

Japanes Maple

Cut leaf weeping Japanese Maple’s (Acer palmatum dissectum ‘Garnet’) leaves are drying up and falling off. The twigs also look like they are drying out. Whole branches have lost leaves and all parts of the shrub seem to be affected.…