What's your question? Ask

Japanese Maple Trees

Q.I’ve Recently Planted An Acer In My Border & It’s Leaves Are Going Brown ( Burnt ) After Just A Week Or So, I Incorporated Som

Zone Cf470AQ | Anonymous added on June 19, 2021 | Answered

e compost wen planted & made sure it was well watered but seems to no avail, only thing I can think of is the site is quite sunny & can also get windy. Any response will be greatly received. Thanks. Jimmy

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on June 30, 2021

It may be that there is too much compost in the soil, or that it remains too wet. Some leaf drop is normal as it acclimatizes to the area, but you may need to test the soil for nutrient issues, pH issues, or moisture issues.

These articles will help:




Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Japanese Maple Trees
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert