Japanese Maple Tree

Hi I am looking to plant a Japanese Maple tree. However I only like one with bright red color. I am seeing a lot of burgundy color Japanese Maple but not the red color type. Please advise the name of…

Ailing Japanese Maple

I have a 25 year old Japanese maple tree that has been losing leaves and branches over the past 6 years. The bark looks like it may have a fungus of some sort. The bark is peeling off near the…

Bloodgood Japanese Maple

We’ve had a bloodgood japanese maple for over 10 years that reached over 12 feet high that always did well in our south facing backyard. This Spring, it did not leaf out…until this weekend when a few leaves appeared towards…

Japanese Maple Problems

Hello. I am in Toronto therefore zone 6 I believe. I have a12 year old Xx Japanese maple in my south backyard that was healthy until this spring. It is protected by the garage on the south and fences on…

Japanese Maple With Swollen Trunk

Hello, I have a red, bloodgood ,Japanese maple tree that is about 15 years old, and 14 ft. in height. There is a swelling around it’s trunk, about a foot above ground, with some small vertical cracks in the bark…

Pruning a Japanese Maple

Can you please assist in how to best prune a mature Japanese Maple? It is healthy, about 5 feet tall and about the same width. The tree is about 7 years old and doing well. It needs to be trimmed…

Red Leafed Branch on Green Japanese Maple

I have a Mikazuki Japanese Maple planted in a protected corner of my south facing backyard in Toronto. The tree leafs out red in the spring and gradually turns a variegated green over the course of the summer. Recently I…