Maple tree with peeling bark and dead branches

Hi, my house located in Richmond Hill (Elgin Mills & Yonge) and front yard is facing east. We have a maple tree (red and green leaves mixed) in the front yard. Some bark is peeling off and there are dead…

Maple trees

I have two maple trees in my backyard that has begun to spit in the middle. These trees were planted in 2003 and are in direct sunlight. The cracks you are seeing in the attached image started happening about 3…

Hedging Close to Mature Maple Tree

My partner and I live on a busy street in South Burlington and are interested in planting a hedge around 4 feet across the front of our property. According to the internet I believe our hardiness zone is 6b and…

Black spots on a young red maple tree

in the backyard i have a red maple about 6 feet tall 2-3 feet wide, seems to be relative young. this year late summer i noticed black spots about 3/4 inch diameter started to show up on the upper leaves…

Use of sawdust from Maple Tree as mulch

My huge Norwood Maple tree was damaged and had to be taken down in March 2019, resulting in lots of saw dust. I am told that I need to add 1 lb of nitrogen to 50lbs of saw dust if…

Maple Tree and Concrete Patio

Maple tree (not red) 10-12 in diameter, 20 ft + high, 35 yr old is about 14 feet from house. Concrete patio is one slab 10 by 10 ft. It was there before I planted tree. Planted tree about 4…

Maple Tree in Backyard damaged via storm

Back in february we had a major snowstorm that broke three branches from our tree. These area major part of the tree. The buds are still coming out of them. Is it possible to graft it or tape it up…