I've only been gardening for about a year and a half now. Q. Redbud Trees - I am in Indiana. I had two redbud trees planted in my backyard exactly one week ago today. I’ve had it for 3 weeks and have watered it once. We recently purchased a young(ish) large Oklahoma Redbud from our local nursery here in Tulsa. Q. Redbud Tree Damage - Our redbud tree is 10 yrs old. Eastern redbud is a small deciduous tree. Pandemic is a bit strong don't you think? This mini guide will help your lemon, orange and grapefruit trees flourish, Set out some seed and grab your field guide. Certainly your best source for help would be the nursery and any sort of warranty the tree carried, even though the rainfall was clearly beyond their control. One is doing fairly well, while the other has dropped almost every single one of its leaves. Is the leaf-less one dead? The leaves have been curling under for the past two wks. Redbud with curling leaves... name that fungus? Once the aphids are gone, the lady beetles move onto other plants in search of new food, leaving the curled leaves behind with no aphids or beetles. Mine has some leaf-curling on the newest sprouts (it's been plenty wet here), but I see that every yr. As long as the majority of leaves are OK, don't worry. Is this something I should be concerned about? One common variety in the U.S. is the eastern redbud (Cercis canadensis), thriving in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 4b through 9a. The best way to manage this is to give the tree good cultural care, as stressed trees are more susceptible to problems. Any idea if the tree can bounce back from that? In this episode we explain everything that causes tomato leaf curl and how to fix it. I thought I overwatered it so held back on watering and left it on the outdoor balcony to dry out a little. The leaves have not uncurled and it has the appropriate amount of water and lighting. Could one enhance your own yard? This tree can be attacked by many different types of insects and is susceptible to a variety of diseases and environmental disorders, but there are only a few diseases that cause brown curling leaves. Yes, it could and the nursery which planted it should be able to help with an identification. Was exposed ... Q. How can I get to what I’m interested in, like trees. It's not unusual for redbuds & usually does little harm. Verticillium wilt disease is a problem that affects redbud tree leaves. I recently adopted a newly repotted & watered Monstera from a local nursery. Could the tree be suffering now from fungus or verticillium wilt? We have gotten MUCH more rain than usual in the past month, so I haven't needed to keep it on any watering schedule yet. We have had two or three very dry weeks. you seem to want to throw around disease and pandemic rather easily ... do you have facts ... or perhaps leading us down the wrong path ... we can discuss all kinds of disease possiblilities ... but ....this was a huge transplant.. barely 4 weeks ago ... and most likely leafed out at the time...it has TRANSPLANT SHOCK ... it is severely stressed ...i NEVER put sprays on stressed plants ...and i dont feed stressed plants ...i would perfect watering.. and hope the plant gets over the stress ...i would check for proper planting depth.. i would insure proper mulch ... and i would not water again.. until the soil under the mulch is near dry ...to ease my mind.. i might hand dig a hole next to the ball planted.. and FIND OUT... how wet the root mass is.. at depth ... better than guessing ...if proper watering is perfected... it can releaf..the problem is.. that peeps see a leaf wilt.. so they keep pouring on the water ... which might only lead to other problems....kenps: one also usually presumes stock come clean from sellers.. 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