New Growth Of Japanese Maple Has Reddish Branches And Yellowish Leaves In Some Spots

Question From: k. staring - Waterville, New York, United States
Q: i got a new tree half is green looks good the new growth looks reddish branches yellowish leaves are not spited would should i do or not do for it.

A: Take a photo of the tree and closeup of the damaged leaves to an independent garden center or nursery for an ID and method of control. Any chance someone was spraying a pesticide or herbicide in the area. Do keep it watered. Best And Happy Yardening, Nancy