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…

Green laceleaf waterfall japanese maple

I have a two year old green laceleaf waterfall japanese maple in my front (west facing) garden that gets full afternoon sun. Up until now it’s been healthy — but it has only leafed in about 30%. Before this tree…

Japanese maple tree

Just planted it last July 2013.  The branches are green inside but the buds are small and all dry.  No growth.  Protected for winter.  Will it come cack?…

Japanese Maples

Hi there, I’m wondering where in Toronto I could buy seeds for Japanese Maple trees within the next week (early February) in Toronto? Thanks…

Crimson Queen Japanese Maple

We have just bought a small specimen – 30 inches tall, it says it needs full sun, however , neighbours have it in partial shade -we have clay soil generally – please suggest how we need to amend soil and…

Transplanting a Japanese Maple

How can I safely move a fairly mature Japanese maple tree?  This tree is unusual in that it is an amazing orange/yellow colour with a touch of red in the Fall and is really worth trying to keep.  It’s not…