Why Are There Brown or Black Spots on My Maple Leaves? August 22, 2017
What if your maple leaves develop unsightly brown or black spots in summer? Is your tree in trouble–or even a goner?
While those spots look worrisome, it’s just tar spot–a fungal disease that isn’t a big issue to your tree’s health. Learn more about maple tar spot and how to help your tree rebound.Read More
What to Do When Your Japanese Maple Has Crispy or Brown Leaves August 17, 2017
When one of our readers saw her Japanese maple’s leaves rapidly turning brown, she reached out for advice, asking if fertilizer or water could help.
Learn why that's happening and what you can do.Read More
Morning (Not Night) is the Best Time to Water Plants in Summer. August 15, 2017
How peaceful is it to stand under your towering trees, listen to the falling water and see the morning sun shine?
Watering plants and trees in the morning is best for your plants–and good for your mental well-being.Read More
How to Get Rid of Japanese Beetles in Summer, Fall and Spring August 10, 2017
Frilly foliage is a sure sign that Japanese beetles have been chomping on your flowers and trees.
Luckily, there are tons of ways to do away with these leaf-loving pests.Read More