Spruce with Rusty-Looking Needles

I live 25 miles north of Toronto and have clay soil. Some of my spruce trees’ needles, especially those facing south, look sunburnt, and then drop. The trees are 5 years old and look healthy, Is there anything I can…

Boxwood hedge

I have a 25 year old boxwood hedge which has been decimated by last year’s frost and then a blight on everything else… The hedge is 30′ long and about 3′ high.  It will all have to go, but I…

can baltic ivy die from frost?

Hello, We’ve had lots of Baltic ivy in our front yard and it is clinging to a front garden wall.  We face west and are at the end of a street in the Beaches area of Toronto.  The winds can…