Webs at the tops of emerald cedar hedge

I live Near Bayview ave and Sheppard ave. 6 years ago we planted an emerald cedar hedge which is doing very well. However, this summer I noticed a silky web growing at the tops of the cedars. I sprayed Bug…

Spider Webs on Plants

Hi, a few weeks ago, I asked this question: I have a very shady front garden in central Toronto. In recent years, my hydrangeas have been attacked by what I think are spiders (I’ve never actually seen them) that make…

spider webs on perennials

I have a very shady front garden in central Toronto. In recent years, my hydrangeas have been attacked by what I think are spiders (I’ve never actually seen them) that make webs inside the hydrangea leaves so that the leaves…

Lemon tree leaf issues

Why are my meyer lemons leaves suddenly looking discolored/patchy, and falling? Would this be overfertilzation/overwatering or a nutrient deficiency? The leaves are also looking burnt from the edges (not the tips) and now have small brown spots. When I originally…

Boston Ivy

My Boston ivy has leaf drop. Bees, lizards, and dragonflies are hanging around a lot. Are they possibly eating spider mites? Is there anything I can do next spring as a preventative measure or do the problems carry on after…

Growing Hedera helix indoors

What a great site! I looked through the other questions, and learned a lot about some of my other plants.Thank you! Now my question: I grow my ivies by an urban East window, and they seem quite happy. However, some…

Spider Mites on Orchids

Last week I discovered that one of my orchids had a pretty severe infestation of spider mites. I’ve had the plant since February. It came up pretty suddenly and the infestation was such that I had to , sadly, get…

Spider mites on Gardenia

I have a gardenia that I brought indoors after spending the summer outdoors. Now I noticed some webbing with tiny little bugs that look like beige or taupe dots on the flowers and leaves of her plant. What are they…