Verticillium Wilt dispose of fall leaves?

I have a Japanese maple with Verticillium wilt. It is doing okay for now and dropping its fall leaves. I don’t know what to do with those leaves, though. Can they be put into the city compost collection. What do…

viburnum half dead?

Hi there, I have a mature viburnum that flowered beautifully this spring and half of it is suddenly dead i think even though when I snap the twigs, they are still green inside. One half has berries forming, and the…

Hydrangea

We have a south facing garden in Toronto.  At the most south part of the garden there is a Lilac tree, a Rose bush and some large Hosta.  There is also a large tree that provides shade at the south…

Transplanted rose of Sharon

I was given a Rose of Sharon (apporx. 6′ tall) that seems to be suffering. It gets almost full-sun (direct sun morning, and late afternoon). My soil isn’t great, I’d call it dirt. With some Triple Mix thrown in. I…

Annabelle Hydrangea

I’m north of Kingston in average soil. Our hydrangea shrubs are a few years old and this year blooms are wilting from the bottom and eventually the whole bloom becomes brown and wilts. The wilt is not dry to the…

Spinach problems

My spinach came up nicely, but all the plants have tuned yellow and are wilting.  What’s happening?…

Clematis problem

My clematis plants appear to be dying part of the vine is brown and crisp other parts of the vine are  green and blooming. What should I do?        …