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singletonirina added on April 10, 2017 | Answered

I have a maple tree we have planted about 6 years ago. What time in the Spring we have to aspect leaves on this tree? This morning i just looked on it and I noticed no appearence of new leaves or buds. its April 10th. last year our maple tree was doing good and I just wonder if its doing OK this year. Thank you ! Irina


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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on April 11, 2017

Each spring can bring different timing of leaf out. Check the neighborhood, are you seeing other trees in your area leafing out yet? Hardwoods take longer to leaf out in most growing zones.

Be patient and if you are concerned about the health of the tree you can test a few branches. Live branches bend, dead branches snap off.
You an also scratch a bit of bark. This article will help you with this test.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/tree-scratch-test.htm

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