Help with a smoke tree

Hi there my wife and I bought a home and inherited a 12 foot smoke tree, I know that it needs to be pruned to improve its general form but don’t know where to start. Ive read online that it…

Cedar Trees

We have some 30 year old Cedar Trees in our garden.  They are 25-30ft high.  We have lopped off the top 18″ of these trees.  Did we make a mistake?  Our intention was to encourage them to spread out rather…

Trees for small spaces

I have built flower boxes, using stone, that follow the steps at grade leading to my back yard at the side of my house.  I have 5 flower boxes in all. The first two are 3.5 x 3.5 feet square.…

Architectural Privacy Hedge

I would like to plant a hedge that will grow to a solid green manicured wall of 8 feet for interest and privacy across the center of my front yard in North York. The yard faces south and will be…

Replacement tree for front lawn

The city of Toronto is going to remove the tree on the front lawn. Attached is a picture of red/pink flowering tree that we want to find out if the city supplies but don’t know what it is called. Can…