Ginkgo Tree
Q.

Maidenhair tree

Zone Devonport | Ianwaller added on January 13, 2018 | Answered

My Maidenhair tree is looking unwell - leaves are small and dull in colour - we have lived here for ten years a owner before us for 30 years and I would think the tree is probably close to 40 years old. Any suggestions what I may do to restore the health of this tree

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
BushDoctor
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on January 14, 2018

Since these trees can well outlive humans, I am likely to say that there is a pH issue in the soil. You can help condition this back by using both dolomitic lime, and iron sulphate. These two should restore your tree to health.

This article will help you with the care of this tree: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/ginkgo/ginkgo-tree-care.htm

00
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...
Ginkgo Tree
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

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

Learn More