Care of Small Citrus Plants

Have had such great success in the past, but last few seem to have an abundance of fruit when very small,  and present one has lost all its leaves with 4 oranges remaining. Finally cut off oranges, and have used…

very sick bush

Is there any hope for my bush? It has almost like a horrible tar which is thick on its leaves. The minimal new foliage also has this blight, just not as thick. The branches are deformed with scabs all over.…

Cherry tree dying

4 years ago I planted 2 sweet cherry trees in Guelph. They probably dont get as much sunlight as they should. All was well (I had some black aphids but having using a dormant spray) until this year when the…

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…

Ficus Benjamina with Scale

I have a Ficus Benjamina which has always been indoors and receives a good amount of light (southern exposure). For several months it has been dropping leaves. Many of the leaves look as though they have dust on them. The…