Will our maple be killed by the late frost?

Answer Was it a hard frost? If it was a light frost, probably not. On mine the bark split, this is not fatal, but if it splits spray for miners and borers. Don't do anything else, it will heal on its o... Read More »

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How do I protect flowers from late frost?

Covering the FlowersCover flowers to avoid late spring frost damage. Use burlap, bed sheets, newspaper, or a "frost cloth", which can be purchased at your local gardening center. Do not use plastic... Read More »

Is December Too Late to Plant a Red Dragon Japanese Maple Tree?

The Japanese maple cultivar Red Dragon displays finely lobed, almost feathery, pale coppery-chartreuse leaves. In autumn, these leaves become vibrant red before dropping away. Slow growing, Japanes... Read More »

Are Japanese maple trees hard maple or soft maple?

The Japanese maple tree (Acer palmatum) is a hard maple. The Japanese maple is a slow-growing tree, and as Clemson University explains, "slow-growing maples have hard wood." The wood is about as ha... Read More »

How do I Repair a Whirlpool Refrigerator That Has Frost in the Frost Free Freezer?

When your Whirlpool refrigerator starts to build up ice in the frost-free freezer, you are going to have to perform a minor repair in order to get it back up and running frost-free. Frost-free refr... Read More »