Cherry Tree dieback

I planted a cherry tree in a sunny spot last May. This year I saw budding on all the branches, but only one branch grew leaves. The rest of the buds just dried off. I dont know what is wrong…

Pruning Japanese maple tree

Hi, I would like to start by thanking people who answered me back last time. I wrote in May because I thought my Japanese maple died. Now I know it is not completely dead but I am not sure if…

Japanese maple tree

I’m not really sure if my tree is dying, or what I can do to improve it. The leaves are curled and dry and it is now spring.  Nothing has bloomed and part of the trunk (first layer) is peeling…

Emerald Cedars in distress

Last year I planted three 6 foot Emerald Cedars.  Two of them seemed to take just fine, but one did not.  It was replaced just a few weeks after purchase.  They seemed to be doing well going into and out…

Yellowing Emerald Cedars

I planted emerald cedars last year and this spring/late winter they started turning light green, then yellow and browning at the bottom. They were planted with topsoil and mulched and I’m watering them.  What is wrong?…

Winter Dieback in Evergreen

Our Eastern Red Cedar (at least we think that’s what it is :) is about 12 years old. After the last winter, the bottom branches, as well as the side closest to the house have started to dry up. There…

Winter Damage – Eastern Redbud

My beloved Redbud has no buds = no flowers.  I have heard that the buds emerge in September and were probably killed by the harsh winter, and also that the leaves will probably follow.  I have done a careful thumb-scrape…

Yellow boxwoods

I have a boxwood hedge. Several of the boxwoods are still yellow and the foliage is very dry. Is there any way to bring these shrubs back to life.…